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A front-on two dimensional view of a large square building with French flags flying horizontally from the top. Above reads "Fait A Caudebec. Les. El beuf. L'an. 1879". At the bottom, "Fair par Desire Dulong". Translucent and opaque glass beads in various colors strung on silk yarns with no...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French (Caudbec les Elbeuf), dated 1789

Object Place

France (Caudbec les Elbeuf)

Accession Number

43.1007

Medium or Technique

Silk ground with glass beadwork, and self knotted fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles