American Decorative Arts

Piece of silk brocaded taffeta

n.d.

Silk

Size: 20 x 14 in. (irregular) (50.7 x 35.5 cm.)
Bequest of Emily H. Chauncey
1960.1.8
Culture: 
American
Period: 
late18th century–early 19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Fragment from dress of Mrs. Chief Justice Wiilliam Cushing.

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