probably first half of 19th century
113 x 121 cm (44 1/2 x 47 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.21 x 1.13 including fringe
Medium or Technique
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Ground: thin cream-colored silk gauze in twill weave, lined with faded salmon pink cotton. Design: conventionalized floral forming border across each end; and powdered over surface, worked with green silk and flat gilded copper wire. Trimmed with gilt fringe, and green silk ribbon. Torn, worn and stained.
Gift of Mrs. Helen K. Appleton