Requires Photography

Towel

Turkish (?)
19th–20th century


Object Place: Turkey (?)

Dimensions

57 x 158 cm (22 7/16 x 62 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2039

Medium or Technique

Linen, gauze

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Possibly a napkin. Rectangular piece of tan linen gauze with dense narrow stripes made by the introduction of white cotton wefts. At either end are regular stylized tree motifs repeating in a row; polychrome silk and some metallic yarns. Good condition; small linked circle on field.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection