Table cover

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-8879

Description

Cream silk faille. Large-scale overall silk embroidery of roses, chrysanthemums, wisteria and lilies in white, pink, lavender and yellow with pale olive leaves. All rising from bed of olive grasses. Edged all around with white silk cord; looped at corners. Pale yellow silk back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table carpets
table linens
embroidering
faille
silk (textile)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
rose (genus)
flower (plant material)
Silk
Faille
Embroidered
Floral
Rose
Chrysanthemum
Wisteria
Lily Pad
THROW, TABLE

Inscription

Embroidered in coral silk at lower right corners: [oriental characters]

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

87 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1965.48