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Ends of a towel

The two ends of the towel have been sewed together to form a table cover. The borders of palm leaf design run across the end and part way up the side: above the lower border are three vases of flowers. The piece is worked with three shades of blue, violet, green, deep pink, and yellow silk,...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection


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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts