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Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts tied by supplementary binding warps in a weft-float faced 3:1 twill interlacing.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts tied by supplementary binding warps in a weft-float faced 3:1 twill interlacing.

Date:

C. 1740/42

Artist:

England, Spitalfields

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment

Origin

England

Date

Made 1730–1752

Medium

Silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts tied by supplementary binding warps in a weft-float faced 3:1 twill interlacing

Dimensions

116 × 55 cm (45 11/16 × 21 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. A. Watson Armour, III

Reference Number

1958.560c

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