late 17th century
52 x 137 cm (20 1/2 x 53 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.37 x .52
Medium or Technique
Silk 4/1 satin damask brocaded with supplementary discontinuous patterning wefts bound in 1/4 S-twill order with every 6th warp
Not On View
Furnishing fabric of burgundy red damask in which is brocaded with yellow silk filé and ondé yarns, a design of long leaf-like forms, cornucopias and single flowers and leaves, and symmetrical conventional bunches of flowers.
J.W. Paige; bequest to MFA, April 16, 1895.
Bequest of James William Paige