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Yellowish-green, slightly silk cloth ground with wide scalloped-edged ribbon serpentines having large-scale floral sprays alternating left and right; ribbon alternaintg left and right; ribbon serpentines and stems and leaves woven in extra white silk weft; flowers brocaded with pink silks.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 29.2 x 51.7 cm (11 1/2 x 20 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1586

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles