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Textile fragment (possibly from a sleeve)

American
third quarter of the 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 18.4 cm (7 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.1026

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask trimmed with silk fringe

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red silk damask fragment, floral patterned silk, trimmed with red fringe, possibly from a sleeve

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent