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Embroidered towel

Turkish
19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

Overall: 155.9 x 47 cm (61 3/8 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

48.1259

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered towel, white cotton ground woven with a small geometric pattern with stripe of plain weave at each end, embroidered with white, pink, yellow, and pale orange silk, and tarnished silver thread in a design of symmetrical conventionalized plant forms, short warp fringe at each end.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund