End of a towel

Turkish
18th–19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 54 cm (3 3/4 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1127

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton. The border consists of interlacing bands on which is a design of a stem with leaves arranged opposite each other. Worked with green silk. Between the bands are three and four-lobed forms worked with silver thread. the outline of the band is of gold. Like 95.1128 but smaller in scale.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige