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Towel

Turkish
early 19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

Overall: 175.6 x 26.4 cm (69 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.1175

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Towel, light neutral cotton, almost white, narrow loom width, at each end slender tree flanked by stylized flowers in vases, worked with silk and some tarnished metal thread, colors pink, blue, green, yellow, gray, and white, solid filling alike on both sides, double running and step stitch; stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison