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Textile fragment

Textile fragment, probably from the end of a towel. Center section embroidered with double headed eagle. Geometric border on three sides.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross collection; Gift to the MFA, December 15, 1903

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

European, 17th–19th century

Accession Number

03.1361

Medium or Technique

Linen, plain weave, withdrawn element embroidered with weaving and overcast stitches

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles