Overall: 67 1/2 x 18 in. ( 171.4 x 45.7 cm )
embroidered: bottom center of towel: "1835"
cut: top center of drawnwork panel: "1829"
Handmade linen hand towel with fabric tape loops at the top corners for suspension, square areas of drawnwork go down either side, containing stylized images of animals, plants and flowers, and a girl in a dress, going down the center are cross stitched stylized images of flowers and birds; there is a square panel of drawnwork at the bottom trimmed with drawnwork lacey fringe.
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
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