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White silk, on which is embroidered with two shades of pink, light green and brown silk and metal spangles, vines arranged to form diamonds. At the intersection of the vines diamonds of lace net are applied. Joined when given to 85.63.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker,From the Estate of Alfred Greenough

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 19 cm (4 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

85.705

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles