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Piece of silk weaving

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Piece of silk weaving from a dress in the Museum's collection (20.585). Full loom width and repeat. Green satin background with design of polychrome floral motifs and lace. Large stain at upper right.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanora Curtis

English or French, mid-18th century

Object Place

England or France


53.5 x 52.6 cm (21 1/16 x 20 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts