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Towel


Dimensions

52 x 164 cm (20 1/2 x 64 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.64 x .52 without fringe

Accession Number

99.174

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Inserted in the ends of a heavy linen towel are two strips of embroidery. The backgrounds are worked solidly with yellow silk and the angular scrolling pattern is of white linen. Yellow silk fringe on ends.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection