Object Place: Italy
224 x 51.7 cm (88 3/16 x 20 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk velvet damask, gold-colored metallic woven trim and looped fringe, and silk backing
Not On View
Panel. Pile on pile red silk velvet. Large motif repeating vertically; and acorn surrounded by highly stylized curling leaves, flowing forms and small blossoms. A single tendril meanders the length. Tape border and metallic yarn fringe at ends. Green silk ground. Very badly worn.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection