Designs in style of Italian Renaissance, showing confronted lions, vases of flowers, addorsed birds, and conventionalized floral patterns arranged as cross borders. Edged, top and bottom with bobbin lace ornamented with red cotton dot. This towel is medium: cotton, linen technique: cross stitch. Its dimensions are: Warp x Weft: 26 x 36 cm (10 1/4 x 14 3/16 in.). This towel is from Switzerland and dated "1794".