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White satin ground; the design of large fruits and leaves is woven with blue, violet, red, green, and yellow silk. Both fragments are pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French, 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 18 cm (8 7/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.885b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles