Textile (England), 1700–1750
This is a Textile. It is dated 1700–1750 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is silk, metal-wrapped silk-core threads and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous supplementary wefts (brocading). It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Museum purchase through gift of Madame Raimundo de Madrazo.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 112.1 x 102.2 cm (44 1/8 x 40 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Textile (England), 1700–1750; silk, metal-wrapped silk-core threads; H x W: 112.1 x 102.2 cm (44 1/8 x 40 1/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Madame Raimundo de Madrazo; 1955-162-2-a,b
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibitions Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008 and The Huguenot Legacy: English Silver, 1680-1760 from the Alan & Simone Hartman Collection.