Object Place: Lyon, France
98.7 x 133.5 cm (38 7/8 x 52 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin brocaded with silk and silk chenille threads
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Panel (see 1987.103). Floral motif in bright colors brocaded in silk and silk chenille threads on white silk satin ground; gold frisé and lamé. Crescent and star motif in gold metallic threads. Tirelle broché, the last proof of the design prior to weaving the order. Made for Sultan Abdul Hadjid of Morocco. Condition: Excellent.
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund