Panel of brocade
Object Place: France
81.7 x 83.5 cm (32 3/16 x 32 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin ground with silk, and gold-colored metal strip-wrapped on silk core brocade
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Brocaded in shades of blue, green and beige silks and in gilded silver wire wound on a silk core on a ground ivory satin. S-shaped and wavy floral vines. Selvedge on both sides of five cords and narrow stripes (green and white on one side, green and yellow on the other). Small piece added to one corner. Silver tarnished.
John Wheelock Eliot Fund