Textile (France), early 19th century
This is a Textile. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is silk, metal-wrapped silk and its technique is supplementary warp velvet in a 3/1 twill foundation, cut loops. embroidered in satin stitch using a 3-ply metal-wrapped silk thread. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
20 x 27 cm (7 7/8 x 10 5/8 in. )
Cite this object as
Textile (France), early 19th century; silk, metal-wrapped silk; 20 x 27 cm (7 7/8 x 10 5/8 in. ); 1931-55-32