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TOWEL

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The central piece and the ends are in white lace. The rest has two strips embroidered in black and white with a stylized floral motif of red flowers and black stems and leaves. The borders have formal motifs. Probably to go with a bread and salt set.

Category:
needlework
Object name:
TOWEL
Made from:
Linen -- embroidery -- lace
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
71.1 x 38.7 cm (28 x 15 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
43.19
Class:
NEEDLEWORK
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973