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Turkish bath towel

Description

Rectangular, off white cotton panel; center of rows of loop pile terry cloth. Ends of alternating rows of plain weave and loop pile bands. Knotted self fringe ends; thin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1910
Location of origin
Philippines
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
machine-made
tabby (textile)
terry
textiles
weaving
weft loop weave
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
bath towels
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Fringe
fringe
Knotted Pile
machine-made
Novelty Weave
tabby (textile)
terry
Terry Cloth
textiles
TOWEL, BATH
Unidentified Textile
weaving
weft loop weave
Woven
Dimensions
21.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.162A
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Louis J. Snow
GUSN
34648

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