Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Medium:
Medium: linen, silk, metal Technique: embroidered
Dimensions:
H x W: 85 × 23 cm (33 7/16 × 9 1/16 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Towel
Made in:
Turkey
Date:
19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
White narrow over towel is embroidered at either end with eight blossoms attached to a stem, in green, orange, blue, pink and light purple. Top and bottom edges are fringed.
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth Gordon
Accession Number:
1964-24-76
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f86fe766-dc51-4beb-80a2-b69cdb467157
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1964-24-76