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Fragment of pale pink taffeta

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Fragment of pale pink taffeta, with rococo floral design worked with several shades of green silk, long loose stitches; condition of taffeta poor.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

22.2 x 56.5 cm (8 3/4 x 22 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.2588

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles