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Floral design fragment

A floral design woven with yellow wool and silk.

Provenance

This piece was part of the furnishings of the room in the Tracy house, Newburyport, Mass., in which Washington slept Oct. 31, 1789 and Lafayette Aug. 31, 1824.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Sarah E. Smith, of Salem, Massachusetts

18th century

Accession Number

86.57

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles