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Ground: blue (silk warp) crossed by fine black lines (silk weft). Design: diamond lattice formed by small yellow flowers with a single rose in the center of each diamond. Very worn and stained. Edged with narrow gold gimp and lined with green silk twill.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

French, late 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

40.520

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles