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Cream-colored cotton with border of vermillion stripes, the center printed with reddish violet in a chequer board pattern, a small disc in the center of each square.

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg

French, late 18th century

Dimensions

72 x 81.3 cm (28 3/8 x 32 in.)

Accession Number

33.669

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Personal accessories