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Towel

Yugoslavian
19th century


Object Place: Yugoslavia

Dimensions

Overall: 122.6 x 49.2 cm (48 1/4 x 19 3/8 in.); Length with fringe: 52 in.

Accession Number

59.608

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer tabby-woven linen, with cotton wefts forming stripes, embroidered at ends with tan, pink and white silks and gold yarns in double darning, double running and satin stitches. Pattern shows a row of three curved, flowering branches above a narrow band. Short warp fringe at ends. Slightly stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian