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Embroidered towel

Embroidered towel, light natural colored linen ground, with border at each end in design of stylized plants framed by pointed arches, worked with several shades of blue and cream colored silk, dark brown silk and a little tarnished metal thread, alternating red and white tassels attached to a...

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Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Turkish, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts