Silk weaving fragment (one of two pieces)

French


Object Place: France

Dimensions

31 x 24.2 cm (12 3/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.1590b

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