Fragment

Medium: silk, metallic thread Technique: cut and uncut voided supplementary warp pile in a satin foundation (pile-on-pile velvet) | 1750-1800

Unknown Maker

Very small fragment with incomplete design. Uncut blue ground with large-scale floral and foliate motif in green, blue, salmon, and purple cut and uncut pile. Pink satin ground, shot with silver thread, shows in three minute motifs.

Credit: Gift of ...
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