138 x 286 cm (54 5/16 x 112 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.86 x 1.38
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; brocade
Not On View
The ground is of greenish white damask. On this is a design of undulating stems bearing flowers and leaves, woven pink, reddish violet, green and yellow silk. The orphreys are made up of many fragments of white brocade, the design of which consists of conventional, symmetrical flower froms placed close together, and woven with white, pink, blue, and green silk. Much worn. Trimmed with yellow gimp, and lined with faded pink linen.
Bequest of Mrs. Sarah Wyman Whitman