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Brocade fragment

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Deep pink silk ground; the design of waving bands and bunches of flowers is woven with green and white silk, silver cord and narrow strips of silver. Much pieced.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Probably French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall (Object A): 68 x 26.5 cm (26 3/4 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1078a

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles