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Striped satin weaving fragment

Piece of striped fancy satin; pink satin background with narrow black satin stripes and dots formed by white weft floats; stripes in ribbon-like design of heavy white ribbin formed by warp floats alternating with satin ombre pink through red to black center; most of black now rotted out; left...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

French, late 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Satin, woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts