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Towel End

This is a Towel end. It is dated 16th–17th century and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is linen and its technique is knotting (macramé), withdrawn element work, needlemade filling stitches. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Marian Hague. It is credited Bequest of Marian Hague.

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Towel End; linen; Bequest of Marian Hague; 1971-50-244

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