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Piece of border

Very sheer white silk gauze ground with pink silk brocaded horizontal large-scale design of ornamental serpentines with sprays of roses and a few smaller flowers springing upward from serpentines. Several small breaks.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

French, mid-19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

52.1224

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles