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Piece of cotton and silk

Probably British (Norwich)
about 1830


130 x 120 cm (51 3/16 x 47 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.20 x 1.30

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

2/2 Z twill ground patterned with supplementary continuous patterning wefts tied in 3/1 Z twill, clipped; Warp: silk or cotton; main weft: silk; pattern weft: wool

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Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



The ground is woven with white silk. The design of sprays of small flowers is of white, light blue and red cotton. The borders on the two sides are perfect. On one end is part of a border.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection