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Ground: cream-colored ribbed silk. Design: seven large sprigs of flowers in a row and one on each side above, the center springs (pinks ?) resembling those in the corners. Worked in silks (greens, pale pinks, and a little blue and red) and metal (silver wound on white silk) with satin stitch,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

English, early 18th century

Dimensions

51 x 99 cm (20 1/16 x 39 in.)

Accession Number

34.214

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk and metal thread embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes