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Towel

Albanian, Tirana
First quarter 20th century


Object Place: Tirana, Albania

Dimensions

39 x 126.5 cm (15 3/8 x 49 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.75

Medium or Technique

Cotton; brocade, woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Towel; ground striped horizontally yellow and white cotton; on two ends, narrow polychrome stripes, the white ones having an additional brocaded small-scale geometric design woven with bright polychrome silks and gold and silver thread; very short warp fringe on two ends.

Provenance

Worked by refugees from Kossova.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes