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Warp: white (ground) in satin, yellow (binding). Wefts: blue, green, red, white silk and gold metallic threads. Lampas; Palermitan or hispano moresque heraldic design of affronted griffins or affronted peacock with a pearled medallion on an ornamental, interlacing background in polychrome silk...

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Susan Cornelia Warren Fund

mid-19th century

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Lampas; silk and gold metallic yarns


Textiles and Fashion Arts