Silk weaving fragment (one of two pieces)

French


Object Place: France

Dimensions

46.4 x 19.7 cm (18 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.1590a

Medium or Technique

Silk weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Floral sprays in polychrome on a ground of ivory silk compound weave. Each piece has a selvedge on one side of eight cords. Stained, faded, worn, with holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell