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Towel

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White rectangular towel, diamond pattern, tape loop at top, remnants of brown "A W", selvedges at sides

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

American, 1770s

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

74.7 x 56.2 cm (29 7/16 x 22 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

45.634

Medium or Technique

Linen broken twill with linen plain weave tape and silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles