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Embroidered towel

Embroidered towel, coarse white cotton ground woven with warp stripes of heavier white cotton along across each side border of stylized plants across each end, worked with pink, yellow, and brown wool, blue cotton, and tarnished metal thread, band of open work, knotting, and needle weaving...

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Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Turkish (Balkan), 19th century

Object Place

Balkan, Turkey

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Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts