Fragment of embroidered brocade

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

7.2 x 51.3 cm (2 13/16 x 20 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1893

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade and silk and silver metal thread embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of corded blue silk with traces of brocaded design decorated with flowers and leaves embroidered in several shades of pink and green sik and irregular bands of couched silver thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mlle. Alice Mamelsdorf