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Lampas

One border of silk compound satin woven with blue, white and taupe in three pieces. Lion's head at top and bottom (one at bottom joined upside down). Scrolls of vegetation in central portion ending in caryatid. Same design as side border of bed cover 53.2093. Lined with white silk. Good...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple

French, 1787

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1977.691

Medium or Technique

Silk; Lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles