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Towel

Sheer cream colored linen with ground design of roughly lozenge-shaped motifs brocaded with cream silk; ends embroidered with blue and pink silk drawn work and gold metal thread in design of two sprays of carnations (?).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Julia E. Twichell

Turkish, 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

51.482

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles