Towel

Yugoslavian
19th century


Object Place: Yugoslavia

Dimensions

Overall: 134 x 50.2 cm (52 3/4 x 19 3/4 in.) with fringe

Accession Number

59.605

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer tabby-woven linen with narrow, textured weft stripes, embroidered at ends with polychrome silks and gold yarns in double darning, double running and satin stitches. Pattern shows a row of three flowering trees above a band of small plants and trees. Short warp fring at ends. Slight stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian