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Scarf or towel

Turkish
18th–19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

79.5 x 163 cm (31 5/16 x 64 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.474

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular piece of tan linen in alternating width-wise loop weave and twill weave bands. At either end is a dense architectural/floral motif which repeats laterally four times within an undulating floral vine border. Polychrome silk and metallic yarns plus metal strips. Short fringe or ends. Good condition.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection