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White satin ground (now badly soiled) with border design, symmetrically arranged, of sprays of stylized flowers and fruit including strawberries and pomegranates, connected by curling stems; right selvedge present.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 53.7 cm (18 1/8 x 21 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2469

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles