16 x 185 cm (6 5/16 x 72 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.85 x .16
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Ground of silver, with the design of flowers woven with dull pinks, shading into violets, light and dark green silk and gold thread. The metal thread is made by winding silk with silver or silver gilt. On the ends are crosses of gold lace, in the middle, one of silver gimp; yellow cotton and gold gimp on sides and ends. Lined with pink linen or cotton. Made of the same brocade as 85.287–85.290 and meant to be used with them.
Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti
Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales