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Fragment of embroidered brocade

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Ground of corded blue silk with traces of brocaded design decorated with flowers and leaves embroidered in several shades of pink and green sik and irregular bands of couched silver thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mlle. Alice Mamelsdorf

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

7.2 x 51.3 cm (2 13/16 x 20 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1893

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade and silk and silver metal thread embroidery

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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Textiles