Fragment

Russia
19th century


Object Place: Russia

Dimensions

80.3 x 42.3 cm (31 5/8 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.174

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton brocade

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: satin, originally brilliant green, but now faded through most of fragment to ivory. Warps silk, wefts cotton (unfaded). Design: all-over large-scale tile-like pattern formed by interlacing bands dividing ground into lozenges, each lozenge enclosing Greek cross.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amanda F. Sylvester