Piece of silk weaving

French
1750–75


Object Place: France

Dimensions

67.3 x 22.7 cm (26 1/2 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1579

Medium or Technique

Silk compound satin weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Compound satin weave in polychrome silks. Undulating lacy ribons in white on a dark green ground. Floral sprays growing out of the ribbons. Selvedge on one side of eight cords. Worn, repaired with running stitches.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell