Piece of brocade

European
1800–50


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

23.2 x 68.5 cm (9 1/8 x 26 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1560

Medium or Technique

Silk twill brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece. Brocaded in polychrome silks on a white silk compound twill ground. Rococo panels in the ground. Undulating floral vines. Composed of four pieces. Selvedge on one sides of one cord and tow red stripes. Soiled, stained, worn, holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell