Fragment; three straight sides and one scalloped side
Object Place: France
27.4 x 22.2 cm (10 13/16 x 8 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cut and uncut pile, with voided areas enriched with flat silver wire which runs from selvedge to selvedge and is covered elsewhere by loops and pile. Pearl-gray ground with part of an undulating silver ribbon, a pink rose, a yellow primrose and blue cornflowers (?), leaves are green or silver. Wide white selvedge with three narrow pink stripes at left. A few wax stains.
John Wheelock Eliot Fund