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Towel

Greek or Italian


Dimensions

52 x 48 cm (20 1/2 x 18 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.48 x 0.52 without fringe

Accession Number

18.203

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woven with linen and cotton of neutral, unbleached, color. The warp is linen the weft is linen and coarser cotton alternately used in irregular geometric forms, diamonds, zig-zags, etc. woven with pink, blue and light neutral cotton. A fringe is formed by warp threads twisted together.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection