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Textile (France), early 18th century

This is a Textile. It is dated early 18th century and we acquired it in 1961. Its medium is silk and its technique is 7&1 satin (blue) patterned by floats of weft from every second shed (white) bound by a supplementary warp (white) in plain weave and by floats of complementary wefts in every second shed (white and red) bound on the front as 1/3 twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum Purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 145 x 54 cm (57 1/16 x 21 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (France), early 18th century; silk; H x W: 145 x 54 cm (57 1/16 x 21 1/4 in.); Museum Purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1961-116-3

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