Punto di Milano, drawn-work towel
59 x 132 cm (23 1/4 x 51 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.32 x .59 including fringe
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; embroidery
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Ground: cream white linen. Design: narrow borders along each side, and wider ones across each end with very conventional undulating vine, the background worked with red silk. Red and white silk fringe sewed around the edge.
Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates