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A work made of silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with weft-float faced 3:1 twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; edged with silk covered linen cord.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with weft-float faced 3:1 twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; edged with silk covered linen cord.

Date:

Empire period, 1808/14

Artist:

France

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Department

Textiles

Title

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Date

Made 1808–1814

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with weft-float faced 3:1 twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; edged with silk covered linen cord

Dimensions

197.7 × 156.1 cm (77 7/8 × 61 1/2 in.) Warp repeat (center): 35.6-35.8 cm (14-14 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1986.25

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