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Rectangular fragment of salmon-colored satin damask. Ground patterned with two undulating, vertical rows of gold cornucopiae from which issue sprays of rose, blue and yellow flowers brocaded in silk and a branch of fruits brocaded in silver. Between the cornucopiae, single cylindrical...

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Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler, gift to the MFA, September 12, 1957.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler

European, possibly French, early 18th century

Object Place

possibly France


54.5 x 50 cm (21 7/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask brocaded with silk and metallic threads


Textiles and Fashion Arts