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Piece of brocade

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Brocaded in polychrome silks on a ground of gray fancy satin. Large floral sprays. Composed of several pieces.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

100.2 x 21.5 cm (39 7/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.317

Medium or Technique

Silk Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles