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Towel

Inserted in each end of a linen towel is a strip of diagonal netting in which is a darned a design of mounted horsemen, a fountain, single headed eagles, trees; and angels on each side of the letters U H N. Fringe sewed on.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Linder

Spanish, 16th or 17th century

Accession Number

03.1339

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, darned netting, Punto a maglia quadra

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles