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American Decorative Arts

Night Cap

1725–50

Silk, gold thread

10 5/8 × 13 in. (27 × 33 cm)
repeat: 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery
1950.789
Geography: 
Probably made in France
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Probably French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Bibliography: 

Pearls to Pyramids British Visual Culture and the Levant 1600-1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale Center for British Art, 2008), 15.

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