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Ground: cream-white linen. Design: two geometric borders sewed together (ends of a towel or pillow) worked with reddish orange silk in loosely pulled stitches which form short loops.

Credit Line

Textile Special Fund

Moroccan, 18th–19th century

Dimensions

47 x 75 cm (18 1/2 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

32.24

Medium or Technique

Linen with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles