Brocade fragment

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 45.7 x 54 cm (18 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.2594

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade, satin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground; incomplete symmetrical large-scale design of central flower-filled urn flanked by fruits and flowering branches brocaded in polychrome siks and silver metal thread.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund