User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Towel

Wide end and narrow side borders with repeating lozenge motives and, on the inside edge of the end borders, a row of repeating highly stylized geometric floral (?) motifs. In each corner of the other-wise unpatterned central field is a geometric spray angled towards the center. Navy blue silk...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Moroccan (Fez), 18th–19th century

Object Place

Morocco

Accession Number

46.716

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles