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Two textile lengths attached

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Two lengths stitched together along selvedge. Green plain weave ground patterned with yellow supplementary wefts with lace patterned silk design. Back edged with green cotton.

Provenance

Given by Aimee and Rosamond Lamb to Mrs. Edward L. Stone between 1980 and 1985; Gift to the MFA, September 20, 2000

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward L. Stone

Possibly Dutch, about 1720

Dimensions

Length x width: 41 5/8 x 40 3/8 in. (105.7 x 102.6 cm)

Accession Number

2000.968

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave patterned with a continuous supplementary weft tied in 1/3 twill pattern

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles