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End of a towel

Fine white cotton on which is embroidered a design of cornucopias of flowers. Across the bottom are separate flowers and leaves. Worked with light blue, light pink, light green and yellow silk, and gold thread. Scalloped with gold thread on three sides. Pieced in the middle.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection


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Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts