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Brocade fragment

Piece; background white silk cloth with self-colored warp figure of mintue oval dots; desing arranged in repeat of broad, vertical, brocaded stripe separated by narrower stripes of ground fabric; repeated stripe of central interlacing ribbon and floral serpentines flanked by narrow meanders;...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French, second half 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts