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Textile panel

1860–80


Object Place: Lyon, France

Dimensions

98.7 x 133.5 cm (38 7/8 x 52 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.122

Medium or Technique

Silk satin brocaded with silk and silk chenille threads

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

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.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund