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Towel

Ground: cream-white linen. Design: deep geometric border at each end worked with blue silk in loosely pulled stitches which form short loops. Two bands of drawn-work along lower part of borders and one along sides of each border worked with yellow, cream, green, violet, and blue silk.

Credit Line

Textile Special Fund

Moroccan, 18th–19th century

Accession Number

32.25

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles