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Asian Art

Towel of plain cloth, embroidered

18th–19th century

Linen, embroidery in silk, and couched silver and gold thread

55 1/2 × 19 in. (141 × 48.3 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1938.361
Geography: 
Turkey
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Turkish, Islamic
Period: 
Ottoman period (1299–1922)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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