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Napkin (yaglik)
Napkin (yaglik)
Date:
early 18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton, Silk, Metallic Thread; Embroidery
Dimensions:
43 x 117 cm (16 15/16 x 46 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
X2001.948
Acquisition Date:
2001-12-31
Credit Line:

Museum collection

Exhibition History:

Ottoman Embroidered Towels(during Tent & Town), 1982-3

Per Jean Neder(1983)"The simple scheme of four colors is also found in 16th and 17th century woven silks, supporting the theory that this is truly an early towel, rather than a more recent copy of the earlier design."

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Woman's robe
Woman's robe (18th–19th century)
Kilim
Kilim (18th century)
Fragment of a kilim
Fragment of a kilim (18th century)