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Length - full loom width. Lilac satin, with silver and white brocading weft yarns. Alternating wide and narrow stripes of brocade with plain lilac satin between all stripes parallel to warp. Wide stripe has a complex scrolling design and elaborate flowers in white on silver ground. Narrow stripe...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

European, mid-19th century

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Medium or Technique

Satin, brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts