Panel (France), 1750–1800
This is a Panel. It is dated 1750–1800 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is silk, metal wire, flat metal strips, metal shapes, metal-wrapped silk and its technique is plain weave with supplementary warps and continuous and discontinuous supplementary wefts; appliqué of spangles and metal threads; bobbin-made lace at all four edges. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was donated by Mrs. Lammot du Pont Copeland.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 150 x 59 cm (59 1/16 x 23 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Panel (France), 1750–1800; silk, metal wire, flat metal strips, metal shapes, metal-wrapped silk; Warp x Weft: 150 x 59 cm (59 1/16 x 23 1/4 in.); 1990-99-2