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Ground: satin, originally brilliant green, but now faded through most of fragment to ivory. Warps silk, wefts cotton (unfaded). Design: all-over large-scale tile-like pattern formed by interlacing bands dividing ground into lozenges, each lozenge enclosing Greek cross.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amanda F. Sylvester

Russia, 19th century

Object Place

Russia

Dimensions

80.3 x 42.3 cm (31 5/8 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.174

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles