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Blue silk plain weave self patterned with weft floats, brocaded with polychrome silk with a design of serpentine floral branches, left selvege present

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

French, about 1750

Dimensions

Overall: 55.2 x 33.7 cm (21 3/4 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1065

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave patterned with weft floats and supplementary discontinuous patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles