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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part II

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 498

    A PANEL OF YELLOW AND BLUE STRIPED SILK BOURETTE

    CIRCA 1730, PROBABLY FRENCH

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PANEL OF YELLOW AND BLUE STRIPED SILK BOURETTE
    CIRCA 1730, PROBABLY FRENCH
    61 in. (155 cm.) x 46 in. (117 cm.)


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    Bourette is a silk textile of thick yarn spun from the coarse outer fibres of coccoons. Similar bourettes were sold in the Colonial Williamsburg Collection, Christie's South Kensington, 1988.

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