Textile

Probably English
18th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall: 55.6 x 52.4 cm (21 7/8 x 20 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.593b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

[One of] Two pieces white silk, fine weft rib with design of trees and zig-zag paths, woven with silver thread and flat silver wire, small flowering plants and foliage in white weft surround trees, appears never to have been used; some brown stains from original brown board about which these pieces were wound.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple