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Towel (?)

Thin white cotton surrounded by a border of rectangular spaces enclosing conventional sprays of flowers. The straight bands are worked with gold thread; the floral motifs with shades of blue, white, light green silk and gold thread. Much stained.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Accession Number

02.391

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles