The peshtemal, a gift from Anatolian culture to the world, is defined as a rectangular woven cloth used for covering the body in traditional Turkish baths. The peshtemal tradition, which has stood the test of time and survives today with its delicate texture, high absorbency, fast drying and lightness. It can also be used as a beach towel, out of the shower or bath and is flat woven with hand-tied tassels. Great for travel as they are very light weight, absorbent, compact and dry very quickly. High quality 100% cotton and comes in various colors.