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Towel

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Turkey
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Cotton, silk, metal thread; embroidered
Dimensions:
21.5 in. high 18.50 in. wide (54.6 cm high 47 cm wide)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. W. Kesley Schoepf, 1952
Accession Number:
52.150.5
Not on view
Mrs. W. Kesley Schoepf, New York (1914–52; gifted to MMA)
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