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Brocade

Piece of brocade, white taffeta ground with cream satin stripes, and fine undulating floral vine in weft, brocaded iwth small sprays of roses woven with several shades of pink, cream, violet silk; one end irregularly cut.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily Douglas Furness

18th century

Object Place

Spitalfields, England

Accession Number

55.375

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles