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A square white cotton kerchief

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A square white coton kerchief with double border of crossing pink bands (now much faded), sprigs inside border bands and stylized floral spray in two diagonally opposite corners embroidered with blue and pink linen in chain stitch, centerof large leaves in corner motifs in drawn work; a number...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Julia E. Twichell

Turkish, 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

86.5 cm (34 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.480

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes