T-77 Vintage Linen Towel

Hand Embroidered Paper Boy -- Saturday's Child


18 1/2" by 31 1/2", this towel combines the texture of huck linen with hand finishing.

Lengthwise edges are selvege front and back are machine-hemmed; a decorative embroidered stripe finishes front.

A young 6" tall young boy sells newspapers on the front. Outline and stitch embroidery forms the design. French knots add 3-dimensional dots on his sweater. Embroidered letters quote the nursery rhyme "Saturday's child must work for a living.

The towel is very good condition; washed, ironed and ready for your home.

*vintage: gently used; posessing age, charm, character, maturity

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Updated 11/22/07