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Towel or napkin

Rectangular piece of unpatterned tan linen gauze. At either end are three similar floral motifs - a laterally placed blossom on a slightly undulating flowering and leafy stem. Bordering each end is a slim undulating vine with small simple blossoms and leaves. Polychrome silk and metallic...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish, 19th century (?)

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts