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Towel

Finely-spun linen ground, sheer tabby-weave;full loom width. At each end, a row of units showing trees encircled with sprigs and leaves, all embroidered with pink, blue and green silks and gold yarns in double darning, double running and satin stitches. Also at each end, narrow needle-woven...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Turkish, 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

59.595

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles