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Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterned by three-color complementary ground wefts and areas of plain weave.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterned by three-color complementary ground wefts and areas of plain weave.

Date:

c. 1715/19

Artist:

France

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Title

Fragment

Origin

France

Date

1710–1723

Medium

Silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterned by three-color complementary ground wefts and areas of plain weave

Dimensions

76.3 × 53.8 cm (30 × 21 1/8 in.) Warp repeat: 62.7 cm (24 5/8 in.) Weft repeat: point repeat

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1895.876

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