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France

Panel, 1732/34

Silk and silver-gilt-strips-wound-around-silk-fiber cores warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave of two color complementary ground wefts, with supplementary binding warps tying supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterning ground wefts in twill interlacings;
60.9 x 55.2 cm (24 x 21 3/4 in.)
Warp repeat: 29.8 cm (11 3/4 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.709




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