Fabric length

Thai
Chakri dynasty
early 20th century


Object Place: Thailand

Dimensions

Height x width: 56 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. (143.5 x 26 cm)

Accession Number

47.1114

Medium or Technique

Silk, metallic gold paper-wrapped thread; plain-weave ground, discontinuous supplementary weft patterning.

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small, rectangular length of pale lavender silk and gold cloth with handstitched hems on each crosswise end. Along one lengthwise side, there is a band of repeating diamond-shaped geometric motifs created by supplemental gold-wrapped weft threads.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis B. Sayre