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Fragment of a Towel

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Fragment from the border of a towel, white linen plain weave ground patterned withi indigo-dyed cotton supplementary continuous wefts with unicorns and plants

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst

Italian, 15th–18th centuries

Dimensions

29.3 x 46 cm (11 9/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.102

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with supplementary cotton patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles