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Gray-blue silk corded ground, on which is a design of the same shade of satin. The conventional floral forms are brought out in places with silver and gold thread. On each end is a deep band of gold lace; on the sides are narrower pieces of gold lace. Lined with white silk.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of D.Z. Noorian, for $150)

Credit Line

.Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, late 17th–18th century

Dimensions

110 x 210 cm (43 5/16 x 82 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.10 x 1.10

Accession Number

00.25

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles