Panel (possibly from a dalmatic)
Late 19th to early 20th century
Object Place: Probably Russia
113.03 cm (44 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: L: 44 1/2 in. (113.0 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk and metallic yarns; compound weave; braided trim, plain weave linen lining
Not On View
Trapezoidal-shaped jacquard-woven panel with yellow satin ground solidly covered with gold metallic threads in overall ogee pattern of stylized leaves, with Art Nouveau floral motifs. Design outlined with weft floats of dark red silk.
Condition: good, some abraided threads.
Descended through donor's mother's family
Gift of Mrs. Roger W. Cogswell