Requires Photography

Towel or napkin

Turkish
19th century (?)


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

46 x 87 cm (18 1/8 x 34 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.466

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular unpatterned tan cotton ground. At either end is a lush stylized laterally undulating vine with floral sprays and leaves. Mostly gold-colored metallic yarns plus yellow silk yarns. Ground stained, soiled and patched.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection