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Silver ground of plain and fancy weave with conventional sprays of flowers and leaves in pink, bright yellow and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Probably 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68 x 7.5 cm (26 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.) Other (overall unstitched to strainer object a): 121cm (47 5/8in.) Other (Object B): 50.2 cm (19 3/4 in.) Other (obect b): 7.6 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

96.442

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver-colored metallic wrapped on silk core thread brocaded ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles