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Towel

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Warp: linen; Weft: linen; Design: squares and cross-bars, loosely woven. Knotted cotton fringe looped into hem across bottom, loop of braided cotton cord attached to middle of top of towel.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield

American, 18th–19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

94 x 59.5 cm (37 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.863

Medium or Technique

Linen weave with cotton knotted-fringe and braided cotton cord

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles