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Towel

Turkish
18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

48 x 142 cm (18 7/8 x 55 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.469

Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidered with silk and metallic yarns

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Unpatterned rectangular tan cotton field. At either end are lush flower and leaf motifs repeating laterally in polychrome silk and gold-colored metallic yarns. Stains on field.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection