Three border ends of towel scarves sewn together. The linen materal is embroidered with meetal and linen thread in conventionalized flowerg plant motifs. Each of the three sections has cream silk borders woven into the sides of the material. White, pink, and blue threads are used.

Towel Fragment, 19th century

Unknown artist, expand_more

Linen; embroideryexpand_more

Bequest of Miss Lily Placeexpand_more  30.23.52

Not on Viewexpand_more
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Title
Towel Fragment
Role
Artist
Accession Number
30.23.52
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Three border ends of towel scarves sewn together. The linen materal is embroidered with meetal and linen thread in conventionalized flowerg plant motifs. Each of the three sections has cream silk borders woven into the sides of the material. White, pink, and blue threads are used.