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Rose-colored ground, on which is a large design, only small parts of which show. Woven with yellow, blue, green and white silk , and fine silver and gold thread; the metal threads are made by winding silk thread with thin silver and silver gilt. Yellow and gold gimp on sides; across the bottom of...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

French or possibly Italia, Late 17th century

Accession Number

85.307

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes