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Embroidered towel

Possibly a napkin. An unpatterned rctangular piece of white linen gauze. At either end are three drawnwork squares each with an embroidered motif of a vase containing a simple floral spray. Metal strips and polychrome silk yarns. Several stains on ground.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish, 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

43.2041

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles