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Fragments of brocade (one of 2)

Two fragments, both full selvedge widths (b is pieced), same weaving as 41.768a-e. White satin silk ground with supplementary brocading wefts of green, blue, pink, purple and brown silks. Pattern of large-scale rosebuds, tulips, morning glories and pears on meandering vine. See notes on...

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Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers

Probably English, 1740–60

Object Place

England (probably)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts