Sheer pale brown muslin

French
late 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

121 x 57.5 cm (47 5/8 x 22 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2464

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with silk floss and silver-colored wrapped metal on silk core embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of sheer pale brown muslin, with powder of small floral sprays worked with yellow silk and silver thread alternating with dots worked with silver thread; stained.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund