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The ground is woven of cream-white silk and narrow strips of silver in a design of scales and undulating stems; on it are powdered sprays of flowers woven with green, pink, brown, and violet silk and strips of gold and gold thread. Stained and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, mid-18th century

Dimensions

Other: 121.9 x 52.4 cm (48 x 20 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.358a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles