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France

Fragment, 1775/1800

Silk, warp-float 5:1 faced satin weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut and uncut voided velvet
23.2 x 10.4 cm (9 1/8 x 4 1/16 in.)
Warp repeat: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.856




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