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A work made of silk, warp-float faced satin weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warp, supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterning ground wefts.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced satin weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warp, supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterning ground wefts.

Date:

Directoire period, 1790/99

Artist:

France

About this artwork

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Department

Textiles

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Origin

France

Date

Made 1790–1799

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced satin weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warp, supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterning ground wefts

Dimensions

61.2 × 18.4 cm (24 1/8 × 7 1/4 in.) Warp repeat: 56.4 cm (22 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Laurance H. Armour, Jr. and Margot B. Armour Family Foundation

Reference Number

1990.533

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