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Bedcover

A work made of yellow silk, satin weave; quilted in yellow silk floss through two thicknesses; reverse identical in crimson red silk, satin weave; quilted areas hand corded.
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  • A work made of yellow silk, satin weave; quilted in yellow silk floss through two thicknesses; reverse identical in crimson red silk, satin weave; quilted areas hand corded.

Date:

17th/18th century

Artist:

Portugal

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Bedcover

Place

Portugal (Object made in)

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Made 1601–1800

Medium

Yellow silk, satin weave; quilted in yellow silk floss through two thicknesses; reverse identical in crimson red silk, satin weave; quilted areas hand corded

Dimensions

283.8 × 147.2 cm (111 3/4 × 97 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. William A. Kendall

Reference Number

1960.889

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