Black & White Crossbar Checked Linen - $14.00 yd.
In the 18th century, the term “checked” referred to any number of woven or printed patterns that intersected at right angles. Checked linens, such as this Black & White Cross Bar Checked Linen, were used for a variety of purposes, including aprons, shirts, children’s clothing, trousers, and linings, and household items such as toweling, bed hangings, and chair coverings. Descriptions of self-liberated individuals and other contemporary writings mention garments such as a "cross bar gown" or check shortgown or jacket.
- This Black & White Cross Bar Checked Linen is medium weight.
- Suitable for men’s shirts, aprons, children’s clothing, linings and utilitarian needs.
- 100% Polish Linen, 58 inches wide.
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