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Towel

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White towel, block pattern, brown "H R" in upper right corner, narrow hems at top and bottom

Provenance

Made by for Hannah Reed (1740-1782) of Lexington, Massachusetts; Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

American, about 1760

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 84.9 x 56 cm (33 7/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.829

Medium or Technique

Linen twill, linen cross-stitch embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles