101 x 106 cm (39 3/4 x 41 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.06 x 1.01
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; brocade
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Ground: red corded silk with almost invisible floral pattern of red satin. Undulating vine with flowers and leaves woven with silver and gold thread (silver wound on white silk, gilded silver wound on yellow silk) and a little pale blue silk. Fragments sewed together, lined with pale brown linen, trimmed with gold gimp, a gold tassel on each corner.
Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates