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Panel (possibly from a dalmatic)

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Trapezoidal-shaped jacquard-woven panel with yellow satin ground solidly covered with gold metallic threads in overall ogee pattern of stylized leaves, with Art Nouveau floral motifs. Design outlined with weft floats of dark red silk. Condition: good, some abraided threads.

Provenance

Descended through donor's mother's family

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Roger W. Cogswell

Probably Russian, Late 19th to early 20th century

Object Place

Probably Russia

Dimensions

113.03 cm (44 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: L: 44 1/2 in. (113.0 cm)

Accession Number

1999.86

Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic yarns; compound weave; braided trim, plain weave linen lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes