Piece of brocade
73 x 134 cm (28 3/4 x 52 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.34 x .73
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Violet satin ground; the design of long acanthus-like leaves forming an ogival framework and enclosing conventional flower forms, is woven with yellow and white silk, and narrow strips ofsilver gilt. The white silk is used to indicate and detail parts of the design. Trimmed with two kinds of silver gimp and silver lace. LIned with gray linen.
Bequest of James William Paige