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Panel of brocade

European
mid-19th century


Dimensions

11.7 x 37.3 cm (4 5/8 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1181

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made up of five lengths of full loom width, taken from a dress. Green silk ground with white, pink, red, and three shades of green brocading weft yarns. Pattern consists of vertically oriented floral vines, one with a white and green stem alternating with and looping around one with a green stem.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb