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Towel

Turkish


Dimensions

56 x 315 cm (22 1/16 x 124 in.); Legacy dimension: 3.15 x .56

Accession Number

97.465

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Thin white linen; on the ends are deep borders of conventional flowering plants; on the sides narrower floral and geometrical borders. The design, which has a kaleidoscope effect, is worked with violet, light blue, light green, yellow, white and red and black silk. On each end are narrow borders of drawn work.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection