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Ribbed taffeta ground showing white, pale blue and silver stripes and fine warp-figured stripes. Undulating rose vine alternates with scattered sprigs on white stripes; flowers are brocaded with polychrome silks. Powder of blued silver wire sprigs on blue stripes. Corded white selvedge. Large...

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Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

French, late 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

38.1747

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver-colored metallic thread taffeta brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles