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Ground: white satin, Design: large-scale tulips, rosebuds, and morning glories in blues, greens, pinks, purplish red and purplish pink. a) rectangular fragment with circular piece cut out (d.) Selvedge: a. has 2 selvedges present. b. and c. have 1 selvedge each present. Note: Believed to...

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Lent by the Misses Howe, April 18, 1887

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lois Lilley Howe

English (Spitalfields), 18th century

Object Place

Spitalfields, England


14.8 x 19 cm (5 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts