Fragment of silk weaving

French
1775–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

12 x 27.2 cm (4 3/4 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1044

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver metal threads weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Compound weave in polychrome silks. Overall pattern of urns in small lozenge-shaped panels. In the interspaces, floral sprays. Selvedge on one side of six cords. Worn.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund