Towel

American
first quarter of the 19th century


Object Place: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 93.1 x 47.6 cm (36 5/8 x 18 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.638

Medium or Technique

Linen broken twill

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White rectangular towel, small diamond pattern, “E. A. Stone” written in black ink in upper right corner

Inscription

Written in black ink in upper right corner: "E. A. Stone"

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout