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Piece of silk

The ground is of faded brownish red silk. The design of rows of symmetrical conventional forms suggested possibly by flowers, is knit with silver thread. Around four sides is a border of silver points. Beyond this is a band of silk. Much faded and tarnished.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number

96.501

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles