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Towel

Ground: white cotton with stripes of heavier weft. Design: across each end three grape vines (?) worked in double running in lines and steps with crimson yellow, orange, green and black silk, rectangular spots worked with flat metal wire (gilded copper and silvered copper) and a Turkish...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond

Turkish, late 19th century

Accession Number

33.459

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery: cotton with silk, gilt silver

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles