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Curtain

Curtain made of two widths of material; silk compund satin; dyed rose-red; design of Vulcan at forge, sea horse and fountain, swags, trophies of war; border sewed on top, bottom and right side; condition faded especially on edges; a number of small holes in upper left section.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple and Mrs. Alice Wayland Hudson White

French, about 1787

Object Place

France

Accession Number

53.2096

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles