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Deep pink corded ground, with a rococo design woven in deep pink satin, and with light green silk and silver and gold thread. 450 and 452 have been joined together.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian or French?, Late 17th–early 18th century


Overall: 31.1 x 22.9 cm (12 1/4 x 9 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk with gold and silver-colored wrapped metallic thread brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts