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Scarf or towel

Rectangular piece of tan linen in alternating width-wise loop weave and twill weave bands. At either end is a dense architectural/floral motif which repeats laterally four times within an undulating floral vine border. Polychrome silk and metallic yarns plus metal strips. Short fringe or...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish, 18th–19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts