Medium: silk, metal wire, flat metal strips, metal shapes, metal-wrapped silk Technique: plain weave with supplementary warps and continuous and discontinuous supplementary wefts; appliqué of spangles and metal threads; bobbin-made lace at all four edges | 1750-1800

Unknown Maker

Fabric with floral sprays in pinks, greens and metallic heightened by metallic applique. Panel finished with gold colored metallic bobbin lace.

Credit: Gift of Mrs. Lammot du Pont Copeland
Object: 1990-99-2

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