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Brocade fragment

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White satin ground; incomplete symmetrical large-scale design of central flower-filled urn flanked by fruits and flowering branches brocaded in polychrome siks and silver metal thread.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 45.7 x 54 cm (18 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.2594

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade, satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles