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France

Three Panels, 1680/1700

Silk and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterned by areas of weft-float faced 1:3 'S' weft chevron twill weave
a: 209.1 x 102.3 cm (82 1/2 x 40 1/4 in.)
b: 105.4 x 52.7 cm (41 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.)
c: 105.4 x 53 cm (41 1/2 x 20 7/8 in.)
Repeat: 19.7 x 12.8 cm (7 3/4 x 5 in.)

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection, 1937.1319a-c




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