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Embroidered towel

Embroidered towel, sheer natural colored linen with design of flowers framed in pointed niches, worked with silver thread outlined with and pink, orange, and green silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

Turkish, 18th–19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts