Overall: 67 1/2 x 18 in. ( 171.4 x 45.7 cm )
Handmade linen handtowel 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
embroidered: bottom center of towel: "1835"
cut: top center of drawnwork panel: "1829"
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