Last half of 19th century
104 x 102 cm (40 15/16 x 40 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; Compound woven
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Compound weaving (Brocade)/Damask. Symmetrical mirror image repeat design of branches with naturalistic and semi-naturalistic leaves and flowers. Orange damask ground with yellow, blue, green, red and white floss silk, plus metallic yarn, non-continuous supplementary patterning wefts. One vertical seam at center. Border of metallic yarn tape. Good condition.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection