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"Sedan chair furnishings" (?) (one of a pair)

A pair of panels both with a lattice-pattern field having a simpe detached repeating flower in each compartment. The field is enclosed by a series of thin curling stylized leaves or vines in raised-work. Metallic yarns, metal strips spangles and metal foil on a coral red silk ground. Frayed and...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly French, 18th century (?)

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Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts