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Fabric

Fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Spitalfields (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1745 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brocaded silk, silver thread

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Design

  • Museum number:

    T.296-1975

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fabric of white tabby ground brocaded with coloured silks and silver thread with a pattern of naturalistic flowers sprouting from rocaille motifs striped in silver and white. Some details of the design are carried out in a self-coloured flush effect.

Place of Origin

Spitalfields (made)

Date

ca. 1745 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Brocaded silk, silver thread

Dimensions

Length: 46.625 in maximum, Width: 20.25 in maximum, Length: 118.5 cm maximum, Width: 51.4 cm maximum

Descriptive line

Fabric of brocaded silk, Spitalfields, London, ca.1745.

Categories

Textiles; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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