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Towel

Natural sheer linen ground with woven horizontal stripes of heavy cotton yarn; ends embroidered in design of cocks worked with pale polychrome silks and metal thread; short twisted warp fringe on ends; a number of yellowish stains, one circular hole rotted out; several cracks and breaks.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kathleen Ferrare

probably Bulgarian,

Object Place

Balkan, Bulgaria

Accession Number

48.512

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles