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Piece of brocade

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Piece. Brocaded in polychrome silks on a white silk compound twill ground. Rococo panels in the ground. Undulating floral vines. Composed of four pieces. Selvedge on one sides of one cord and tow red stripes. Soiled, stained, worn, holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

European, 1800–50

Object Place

Europe

Dimensions

23.2 x 68.5 cm (9 1/8 x 26 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1560

Medium or Technique

Silk twill brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles