Requires Photography

Towel or napkin

Turkish
18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

49.5 x 142 cm (19 1/2 x 55 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.475

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Unpatterned white cotton gauze rectangular field. At either end a band of densely grouped large blossoms, with red and yellow silk yarn petals and metal strips embroidered in their centers, amidst other blossoms and leaves in the same materials with additional colors. Slightly soiled field.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection