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Reddish orange satin ground; with large scale symmetrical design of highly ornamental lace-like flowers, fruit, and foliage, brocaded with green, blue, yellow and pink silk, and lancé with gold thread and silver thread, with ivory part of the design bound in taffeta pattern. Full loom width.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

early 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 108.9 x 54.3 cm (42 7/8 x 21 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.145

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-metallic thread; brocaded lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles