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Blue satin ground; the design of bunches of flowers and very much conventionalized leaves is woven of deep cream color silk, wound sparsely in places with gold gilt.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker,From the Estate of Alfred Greenough

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Continental European, mid 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 61 x 47 cm (24 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

85.44

Medium or Technique

Brocaded damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles