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Figured silk brocade

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Ground of white figured silk with floral sprays brocaded in polychrome silks. Parts of a dress. Some pieces have selvedge of two cords, and two stripes. Soiled, somewhat worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

English, 1725–75

Object Place

Sprialfields, England

Dimensions

68 x 27.5 cm (26 3/4 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.299a-f

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes