This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1920 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is cut and voided supplementary warp pile (velvet) in a plain compound foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 98.5 x 80.6 cm (38 3/4 x 31 3/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Labeled: #4146 Velours Imperial Rayé Or
Cite this object as
Textile (France); silk, metallic thread; H x W: 98.5 x 80.6 cm (38 3/4 x 31 3/4 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-195-a