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Towel

White cotton gauze: on each end is embroidered a running vine with various flowers. Worked with salmon pink, blue, green, white and yellow silk, gold thread and strips of silver. Edged with narrow silver lace.

Provenance

Lent by Hervey E. Wetzel, June 11, 1914. Returned Sept. 25, 1914.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Turkish,

Accession Number

19.734

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles