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Towel

Sheer, tabby-woven linen, with patterns of bands, lozenges and spots inlaid with white or dark blue cotton. Embroidered at ends with polychrome silks and gold yarns in fancy double stitches. Pattern shows a pair of flowering branches above a delicate flowering vine. Brown stains. Holes. Silks faded;...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Yugoslavian, 19th century

Object Place

Yugoslavia

Accession Number

59.607

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles