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Towel

Material: heavy white linen, two strips worked separately and sewed together. Design: bands of conventionalized floral patterns of cut-work and laid-work. The letters A.H. (B) ? and the date 1844 on one half, on the other the same date but the letters M G G D. A plaited linen fringe, like bobbin...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond

Danish, 1844

Accession Number

33.443

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles