Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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textile fragment
  • France
  • textile fragment, 1700s
  • Where object was made: France
  • silk, brocade
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8147

Lyon type brocade on silk faille damask. The ground color is cream and has subtle weft float patterning which contrasts with the warp faced structure. Floral brocading in pink, orange, maroon, mauve, blue, light blue, beige, yellow, and green. Two pieces taped together.