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Towel

Coarse tabby-woven linen, embroidered at ends with salmon, blue, tan and yellow-green silks and gold yarns in double tent, double running and satin stitches. pattern shows a row of three conventional leaf and blossom units. Soiled and stained; breaks in round. Silks faded; gold yarns tarnished and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Turkish, 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

59.591

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles