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[One of] Two pieces white silk, fine weft rib with design of trees and zig-zag paths, woven with silver thread and flat silver wire, small flowering plants and foliage in white weft surround trees, appears never to have been used; some brown stains from original brown board about which these...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple

Probably English, 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 76.2 x 52.4 cm (30 x 20 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.593a

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles