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Red satin ground on which is a design of pagodas, Chinamen, etc., woven with green, white, light brown, and violet silk, and silver and gold thread. Much worn and pieced. Imitation Chinese.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indienne

Dutch, early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 53.3 cm (9 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

98.628

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with supplementary silk continuous patterning wefts tied in twill and supplementary discontinuous silk and metallic patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles