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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),


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

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts