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Towel end

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Thin white linen; on each end is a border of drawn work and conventional plant forms, worked with white, light blue, violet, two shades of yellow and black silk. On one side are separate conventional forms. Twisted warp threads make a thin fringe. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan (Tetouan),

Dimensions

34 x 151 cm (13 3/8 x 59 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.51 x .34 including fringe

Accession Number

95.1252

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles