Border fragment

Medium: silk, vegetable fiber? Technique: uncut supplementary warp pile (velvet) | 17th-18th century

Unknown Maker

Fragment of a band for a border. Design of flower and branch in white, blue, black, and green loose pile on yellow silk ground. Weft of coarse vegetable fiber.

Credit: Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Object: 1921-22-40

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