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Embroidered towel

Possibly Turkish or the Balkans
19th–20th century


Object Place: Turkey or the Balkans (possibly)

Dimensions

44 x 188.5 cm (17 5/16 x 74 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2044

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Long rectangular piece of unpatterned cream-colored linen. At either end are a pair of similiar stylized floral sprays in polychrome silk and some metallic yarns. Good condition; minor stains.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection