Woven Textile

Ribbons, lace, and flowers on ribbed ground.

Artist/maker unknown, French

Geography:
Made in France, Europe

Date:
c. 1763

Medium:
Apricot and multicolored silk extended plain weave (cannelé) with silk brocading wefts

Dimensions:
38 x 21 1/2 inches (96.5 x 54.6 cm) Pattern Repeat: 20 3/8 x 21 1/2 inches (51.8 x 54.6 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1940-36-3

Credit Line:
Purchased with Museum funds, 1940

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Label:
This silk would have been woven using a point-paper design.