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Towel

Turkish
18th–19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

61 x 141 cm (24 x 55 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.440

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular piece of unpatterned piece of unpatterned green cotton gauze. Decorative band at either end containing a laterally repeating stylized curved leaf (?) below an inscription which runs the width of the piece. Gold and silver colored metallic yarns and metal strips. Large stains on ground.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection