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Ground: cream colored linen warp, silk weft. Middle of towel woven with heavy silk weft, ends with fine silk weft. Design: across ends, conventional angular birds and flowers worked with cream white and pinkish orange silk and tarnished gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) and...

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Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

Greek (Mytilene), 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts