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Length of furnishing fabric

Point repeat composition of stylized flowers and fruit brocaded with gold metallic threads on silver metallic ground. (penciled in upper right corner, 302)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

1860–80

Object Place

France (Lyon)

Dimensions

53.3 x 151 cm (21 x 59 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.125

Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded with metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles