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Length of "bizarre" silk (selveges intact). Pattern of small bud vases with tiny flowers and large vases within floral arrangements with large stem with flowers and fruits spilling out to lower left. Gilt-silver ground, pattern in gilt-silver, silver and green, yellow, blues, coral, light pink...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

about 1700–10

Object Place

Probably France


Overall: 89.2 x 54.3 cm (35 1/8 x 21 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-metallic thread; lampas


Textiles and Fashion Arts