Panel of brocade
Object Place: France
83.3 x 73.4 cm (32 13/16 x 28 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Compound weave in shades of green on an ivory ground. Brocaded in ivory silk. Undulating lacy ribbons, each intertwined with a floral vine. Panel has another piece attached to each side. Side pieces cut with sections missing. Center panel has a selvedge on both sides? Very soiled, spotted and worn.
Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears