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Towel

Towel; ground striped horizontally yellow and white cotton; on two ends, narrow polychrome stripes, the white ones having an additional brocaded small-scale geometric design woven with bright polychrome silks and gold and silver thread; very short warp fringe on two ends.

Provenance

Worked by refugees from Kossova.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes

Albanian, First quarter 20th century

Object Place

Tirana, Albania

Accession Number

54.75

Medium or Technique

Cotton; brocade, woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles