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A work made of silk and wild silk, stripes of warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with self-patterning ground weft floats and stripes of plain weave self-patterned by two-color complementary ground weft floats; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of silk and wild silk, stripes of warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with self-patterning ground weft floats and stripes of plain weave self-patterned by two-color complementary ground weft floats; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.

Date:

Late 19th century (reproduction of 1760s pattern)

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment

Place

France (Object made in)

Date

Made 1875–1900

Medium

Silk and wild silk, stripes of warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with self-patterning ground weft floats and stripes of plain weave self-patterned by two-color complementary ground weft floats; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment

Dimensions

314.3 × 27.5 cm (123 5/8 × 10 7/8 in.); Repeat: 17.5 × 21.3 cm (6 7/8 × 8 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert D. Graff

Reference Number

1961.549

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