My hand towels are made of fine linen or cotton. Some are from the early 1900’s. Most are from the 1930-50 era. Some of them are embroidered with flowers, initials, days of the week, etc. and have beautifully detailed crewel, French knots and cross-stitch. Some have crocheted edges and insets while others are tatted and pulled.
Lovely linen white hand towel with graceful embroidery of a colorful flower and bow motif on the towel, and featuring a red border edge. The elegant detail surrounding the flower and bow motif shows the graceful work of the 1940's design, and is augmented with a colorful red bord..