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Woven seat cover

French or Italian
18th century


Object Place: France or Italy

Dimensions

77 x 60.5 cm (30 5/16 x 23 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.214

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

French or Italian irregular fragment (used as a chair seat cover).
Golden yellow silk. Coarse satin ground with narrow, paired scalloped stripes created by floats of secondary weft of same color. Frayed edges. Tack holes along edges.

Credit Line

Transferred from Decorative Arts Department installation reserve