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Towel

Turkish?


Dimensions

Overall: 105.5 x 77 cm (41 9/16 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16.285

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen, on the main field are embroidered conventional plants; across the ends are wide borders, the background is of drawn-work, the design of large fruit? -forms and leaves is worked solidly with colored silks. The wider border as well as the sides of the towel are edged with a narrow conventional border. The colors are light brown, light and dark blue, green, yellow, pink, and black.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection