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Apron of salmon pink satin

Apron of salmon pink satin (now much faded, streaked, and stained), embroidered with polychrome silks, blues, and predominating, and with gold and silver metal thread and metal strips; design of large-scale flowering vine as border and scattered curving floral sprays over ground; fullness near...

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Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund

French, late 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery, Satin, brocaded


Textiles and Fashion Arts