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Towel

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Towel. Linen weave in natural-colored cotton warp, linen weft. Complex pattern of blocks, lozenges, and lattice-work motifs. Hemmed at one end, overcast at the other. Selvedge on both sides. Spotted and stained. Worn, holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Pease

American (New England, Maine (North Leeds)), 1800–20

Object Place

New England, Maine (North Leeds), USA

Dimensions

122.5 x 67.7 cm (48 1/4 x 26 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1553

Medium or Technique

Linen weaving and cotton tape

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles