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Curtain Panel

This is a Curtain panel. It is dated 17th–18th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk and its technique is compound twill with complementary wefts. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

  • Cushion Cover (Greece)
  • silk embroidery on linen foundation.
  • Gift of Provident Securities Company from the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. William....
  • 1955-133-2
  • Fragment (Spain)
  • silk, gilded vellum on silk core.
  • Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
  • 1902-1-978
  • Fragment (Spain)
  • silk, metallic yarns (gilded parchment wound around linen core).
  • Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
  • 1902-1-311

Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.

  • Textile (Spain)
  • silk, metallic (gilded parchment wound around linen core).
  • Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
  • 1902-1-251

Its dimensions are

H x W: 241.3 x 104.5 cm (95 x 41 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Curtain Panel; silk; H x W: 241.3 x 104.5 cm (95 x 41 1/8 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-962

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