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Ground: white satin, patterned with cord silk. Design: flowers woven (lancé) with pink and green silk, and gold thread gilded silver wound on yellow silk, (broché). Very much worn.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

probably Italian, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 18.5 cm (7 5/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.663

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and gold-colored metallic wrapped on silk core thread brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles