Pale blue corded silk ground, on which are waving bands and bunches of flowers, woven with narrow strips of metal, pink, white, green, black and red silk, and gold thread. Pieced.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
French, 18th century
Overall: 67.5 x 17.5 cm (26 9/16 x 6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and polychrome plied yarn twisted on polychrome silk core with silver-colored metallic wrapped on silk core thread (Ondée) and silver-colored flat strip metal brocade