first half 18th century?
Object Place: France?
181.5 x 187 cm (71 7/16 x 73 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Panel made from fragments. Repeating pattern of a stylized spray of three blossoms within compartments formed by large semi- “bizarre”
curling leaves and branches. Striped satin weave silk warp with supplemental silver and copper(?) metallic yarn patterning wefts. Badly worn; reenforcing cotton weft showing through in spots. Metallic tape edging.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection