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Panel

White silk damask with connecting staggered rows of quartre-foil type compartments containing alternately one of two stylized quatre-foil floral designs. Edged and bisected by bands of yellow silk and metallic yarn tape; mounted on red silk. Slightly worn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Netherlands or French (?), 19th century

Object Place

Netherlands or France (?)

Accession Number

51.2384

Medium or Technique

Silk; damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles