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Embroidered towel

Turkish (Balkan)
19th century


Object Place: Balkan, Turkey

Dimensions

42 x 94.5 cm (16 9/16 x 37 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1264

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered towel, light natural colored linen with border at each end of stylized flowers worked with neutral yellow silk, yellow, pale green, olive green, red, and brown wool, and a little tarnished metal metal thread, worked in cross stitch.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund