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Ribbed cream-colored silk ground with central design of nine feathers tied with ribbon flanked by curving rose branches, with crown above, and below, and at each side; basket of flowers in each corner; worked with polychrome silks (faded) largely in satin stitch.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

43.5 x 63.7 cm (17 1/8 x 25 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2585

Medium or Technique

Silk ground with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles