Turkish Ritual Towel
Towel, the ends are rolled and hemmed with crochet edging around the embroidered end panels. Thick gold-colored metal strips wound around light yellow silk thread, balanced plain weave with floral motif in pinks and orange and foliage band in green, brown and blue grey. Along the bottom is a small floral repeating motif with red and pink flowers with leaves.
Circa: 19th century
Material: Cotton, silk and metallic thread
Dimensions: 54" x 20"
Inventory number: TX4462