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End of a towel

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Woven with white linen and white silk. The towel is covered with blocks of plain and fancy weaving. On the ends are borders of drawn work, worked with silk and linen. The main border has three hexagonal forms, in the middle of each is a rosette. Between these forms are blocks of drawn work;...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Turkish,


Overall: 32.5 x 43 cm (12 13/16 x 16 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts