Fragment

English(?)
Late 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 25.9 x 12.4 cm (10 3/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

94.70

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is soft violet twilled silk. The design of small roses is woven with pink, yellow, green, and white silk. “Piece of a dress made over in 1813 and afterward made into curtains for a house in Salem” The Donor

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry M. Brooks