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Sash fragment

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Sash fragment of pale yellow silk with design of narrow floral stripes alternating with stripes of geometric figures; panel at one end with two flowering plants, narrow floral border on sides, woven with blue, green, pale orange and black. Woven with mark (incomplete) of Jacob Paschalis.


Lent to the MFA, 1936; Inherited from Mrs. Eric Schroeder, March 23, 1993 by Mark and Gay Schroeder; Gift to the MFA, October 27, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Gay M. Schroeder and Mark C. W. Schroeder

Polish, late 18th century


Overall: 134 x 43 cm (52 3/4 x 16 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Brocaded silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts