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Towel

Cream colored ground striped vertically, sheer (linen warp, silk weft) and solid (heavy silk warp and weft); at each end spray with two large conventionalized blossoms and smaller buds, repeated three times, embroidered with polychrome silks and silver metal thread; short twisted fringe on two...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nicea Howard

Turkish, Late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

54.589

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles