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Length of printed silk
Length of printed silk
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk; Warp Float Weave, Printed White Ribbed Silk, Polychrome Printed Motifs
Dimensions:
94 x 53.3 cm (37 x 21 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1995.19.1
Acquisition Date:
1995-03-02
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Art Trust Fund

White ribbed silk ground with warp-float patterning in a pattern of floral sprays printed with polychrome floral elements. The raised floats combine with the printing to produce the appearance of a brocade. The cloth has a very high lustre. DMott-4/03