Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bath towels (3)
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • bath towels (3), mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • linen
  • Source unknown (Gift of Miss Anne Neill)
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0016.a,b,c
Description

a: Handwoven 2/2 twill weave in unbleached singles linen.
b & c: Handwoven M's and O's weave structure in half bleached singles linen; diaper weave.
d: Handwoven, diamond weave.