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Panel made from fragments. Repeating pattern of a stylized spray of three blossoms within compartments formed by large semi- "bizarre" curling leaves and branches. Striped satin weave silk warp with supplemental silver and copper(?) metallic yarn patterning wefts. Badly worn; reenforcing cotton...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French?, first half 18th century?

Object Place

France?

Accession Number

50.2432

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles