User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Towel

Start collecting

Towel. Linen weave in white linen. Small-scale pattern. Selvedge on both sides, hemmed at both ends. At one end "A. P. 15" embroidered in brown silk in cross stitch. Made by Ann Pacher.

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

85.6 x 53 cm (33 11/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1552

Medium or Technique

Linen weaving with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles