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Stole

Probably French
18th century


Dimensions

9.3 x 12.7 x 28.7 cm (3 11/16 x 5 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

94.60

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pale green silk ground; only part of the design of flowers and waving ribbons can be seem; the design is woven with reddish violet, blue, green, red and white silk and silver. Sewed on the middle of the stole is a cross of gold gimp. The ends are trimmed with similar gimp. Lined with white linen.

Credit Line

Gift of Eben Wright