Towel

Italian


Dimensions

96.6 x 50.7 cm (38 1/16 x 19 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.464

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cream white linen, woven at one end in a chevron pattern, at the other in “goose-eye.” Design: across the middle three ornamental bands woven with blue cotton; center band, stars in lozenges, on one side birds and castles on the other birds and rosettes. Woven lace sewed across each end.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond