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Panel of brocade

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Compound weave in shades of green on an ivory ground. Brocaded in ivory silk. Undulating lacy ribbons, each intertwined with a floral vine. Panel has another piece attached to each side. Side pieces cut with sections missing. Center panel has a selvedge on both sides? Very soiled, spotted and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

83.3 x 73.4 cm (32 13/16 x 28 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.569

Medium or Technique

Silk Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles