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Towel

Sheer, plain woven linen ground embroidered at each end with polychrome silks and gilt silver strips and yarns in double darning and satin stitches. Design of landscape with peak-roofed building, stream, boats, birds, rocks, and cypress trees. Narrow crocheted edging in gilt silver yarns at ends...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn

Turkish, Probably 18th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

1970.560

Medium or Technique

Linen, woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles