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Compound weaving (Brocade)/Damask. Symmetrical mirror image repeat design of branches with naturalistic and semi-naturalistic leaves and flowers. Orange damask ground with yellow, blue, green, red and white floss silk, plus metallic yarn, non-continuous supplementary patterning wefts. One...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Last half of 19th century

Accession Number

51.492

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles