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Dark brown silk back ground with self figure of angular serpentine, flowering vine in interspaces brocaded with silver metal thread and red and green silk, buckle of carved ebony in two parts with anchor design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eben Belknap Moulton

American, 19th century

Object Place

United States


Overall: 6.5 x 78.5 x 1 cm (2 9/16 x 30 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Ribbon, brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts