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Fragment

A work made of silk, gilt-metal strips, and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts and supplementary patterning wefts.
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  • A work made of silk, gilt-metal strips, and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts and supplementary patterning wefts.

Date:

1725/75

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment

Origin

France

Date

Made 1725–1775

Medium

Silk, gilt-metal strips, and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts and supplementary patterning wefts

Dimensions

44.8 × 51.8 cm (17 5/8 × 20 3/8 in.) Warp repeat: 33 cm (13 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edwin Austrian

Reference Number

1935.171

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