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Piece of brocade

Ground: lacy ribbons in compound weave of white silks on a ribbed silk ground. Design" scrolling floral vines brocaded in polychrome silks. Composed of two pieces sewn together at the selvedges. Selvedges of six cords and a narrow stripe of yellow and green. Soiled, worn, with holes.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French,

Object Place

France

Accession Number

53.340

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles