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Striped satin weaving fragment

French
late 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 31.8 x 25.4 cm (12 1/2 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

53.298

Medium or Technique

Satin, woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of striped fancy satin; pink satin background with narrow black satin stripes and dots formed by white weft floats; stripes in ribbon-like design of heavy white ribbin formed by warp floats alternating with satin ombre pink through red to black center; most of black now rotted out; left selvedge present.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates