Valance

early 18th century


Object Place: Italy (?)

Dimensions

500.38 x 34.3 cm (197 x 13 1/2 in.) (with fringe)

Accession Number

1987.59

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered with silk threads, metallic fringe, lined with silk taffeta

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ivory-colored silk taffeta with floral motif embroidered in polychrome silk threads. Trimmed in green silk and gold metallic thread fringe. Lined with light green silk taffeta. Condition: excellent.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund