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Towel

Turkish


Dimensions

51 x 143 cm (20 1/16 x 56 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.43 x .51

Accession Number

95.1254

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Unbleached linen; on each end is a deep border consisting of two conventional plant forms, worked with pink, red, light green, light blue, violet, and yellow silk, and gold thread, and narrow strips of silver. Across the bottom is a narrow geometrical border of violet silk, and narrow strips of silver. A thin fringe of knotted linen thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection