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Towel

Moroccan
18th–19th century


Dimensions

105 x 71 cm (41 5/16 x 27 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .71 x 1.05

Accession Number

32.25

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cream-white linen. Design: deep geometric border at each end worked with blue silk in loosely pulled stitches which form short loops. Two bands of drawn-work along lower part of borders and one along sides of each border worked with yellow, cream, green, violet, and blue silk.

Credit Line

Textile Special Fund