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Striped taffeta

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Piece. Wide cream stripe beside narrower yellow stripe; many narrow stripes in shades of cream, blue and greenish yellow. Soiled and stained; a number of tiny holes.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

21 x 21.8 cm (8 1/4 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.1345

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles