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Brocaded in polychrome silks. Symmetrical design of two alternating arrangments of leaves and flowers branching out from the center in a wide, curved, V-shaped form. Connected on each side motifs interspersed with rosettes. Selvedge on both sides of six cords and two narrow stripes. Spotted...

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Credit Line

Gift of Eugene, Paul, and George A. Bernat in memory of their father, Emile Bernat

English, mid-18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 139.7 x 54 cm (55 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.1268

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocaded in silk and silver metallic threads on silk damask ground

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles