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White satin ground solidly covered with silver metal threads and tinsel forming symmetrical large-scale design of conventionalized curving leaves and sprays of roses of several varieties, against background of minute broken lines. Design outlined with short floats of white silk weft which...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amanda F. Sylvester

Russian, 19th century

Object Place

Russia

Dimensions

63 x 44.3 cm (24 13/16 x 17 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.171

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver metal threads brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles