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Fragment of damask

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Damask weave in green and white silks. Floral pattern in stripes of varying widths. Selvedge on one side with two narrow stripes in red. Spotted and stained. For the Eurpean market.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of the Plymouth Antiquarian Society

Chinese, 18th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

34.5 x 19.5 cm (13 9/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.510

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles