Linen towel

Spanish
19th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

136.5 x 67.5 cm (53 3/4 x 26 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.127

Medium or Technique

Linen figured weave with cotton embroidery, and cotton knotted fringe

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Linen towel with minute lozenge figure, deep border design on two ends embroidered with white cotton in design of undulating vine with deeply serated leaves and bunches of berries extending upwards from vine; deep knotted fringe on two ends; several small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry A. Morss, Jr.