Towel or napkin
19th century (?)
Object Place: Turkey
49 x 82 cm (19 5/16 x 32 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Rectangular piece of unpatterned tan linen gauze. At either end are three similar floral motifs - a laterally placed blossom on a slightly undulating flowering and leafy stem. Bordering each end is a slim undulating vine with small simple blossoms and leaves. Polychrome silk and metallic yarns plus metal strips. Slightly stained.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection