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Wool satin damask with turquoise wool warp and white wool weft brocaded in polychrome wool yarns, patterned with undulating lacy ribbons with undulating floral vines between them. Ground has over-all scattering of small quatrefoils. Selvedge on one side of eight cords. Other side turned in...

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Provenance

Amy Pleadwell; gift to the MFA, September 15, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

English, late 18th century

Object Place

Norwich, England

Dimensions

63 x 44.7 cm (24 13/16 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.867

Medium or Technique

Wool satin damask brocaded with wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles