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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

Object Place

France

Accession Number

53.298

Medium or Technique

Satin, woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles