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Panel of compound weaving

Stylized sea urchin motif woven in gold with black accents interspaced with abstract bubble design on blue satin ground. Condition: Very good, some fading.

Credit Line

Alice J. Morse Fund

French (Lyon), About 1925–30

Object Place

Lyon, France

Dimensions

94 x 209.5 cm (37 x 82 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.266

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound weaving (Lampas), Satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles