Textile length

English
late 18th century


Object Place: Norwich, England

Dimensions

63 x 44.7 cm (24 13/16 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.867

Medium or Technique

Wool satin damask brocaded with wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wool satin damask with turquoise wool warp and white wool weft brocaded in polychrome wool yarns, patterned with undulating lacy ribbons with undulating floral vines between them. Ground has over-all scattering of small quatrefoils. Selvedge on one side of eight cords. Other side turned in and hemmed.

Provenance

Amy Pleadwell; gift to the MFA, September 15, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell