Towel

Russian


Dimensions

Overall: 68 x 42 cm (26 3/4 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.1049

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woven with white linen and red cotton? The main part is woven in narrow strips of plain white separated by red and white stripes of fancy weave. On one end is a red and white border of irregular block-like forms, outlined with a heavy red thread. Joined to one end by fagoting done with blue thread, is a strip of coarse red cotton.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection