Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Piece

Date:
1705–15
Culture:
French
Medium:
Silk and metal thread
Dimensions:
16 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches (42.5 x 24.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.50.1258
Not on view
Friedrich Fischbach , Wiesbaden, Germany (until 1909; sold to MMA)
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