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Piece

Ground: silver on cream-white silk. Design: undulating bands of roses and small flowers, some woven in colors, chiefly pink, blue, and green, and some with silver thread. Worn and stained.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

38.1746

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles