Turkish bath towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1885-1910

GUSN

GUSN-34648

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

Descriptive Terms

bath towels
cotton (textile)
fringe
weft loop weave
weaving
machine-made
tabby (textile)
terry
textiles
Cotton
Fringe
Knotted Pile
Woven
Terry Cloth
Novelty Weave
Unidentified Textile
TOWEL, BATH

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Philippines

Dimensions

21.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Louis J. Snow

Accession Number

1932.162A