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Panel

Furnishing silk(?). Naturalistic blossom surrounded by smaller flowers and heavy curling leaves in a large repeating pattern. Red silk warp yarns yellow silk and lined weft yarns. Badly worn in many areas.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

46.773

Medium or Technique

Silk damask with cotton trim backing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles