sample (textileworking: weaving); textile

A sample of textile banding with gold-coloured zig zags on a red ground. At each border edge are two rows of black stripes with small bands of red and gold-colouring. Woven in 3/1 twill on a warp-faced ground using gold-coloured metal-wrapped thread, doubled in the warp, and a pink silk (?) weft. There is a paler central section of pink weft.

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