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Brocade fragment

Italian
18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 52.1 cm (10 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

48.315

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece, cream-colored satin ground with decorative areas in part simulating brick-work and in part filled with flowering vines and oriental objects associated with tea chest, etc.; brocaded with gold and polychrome silks; small fragment of right selvedge present.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund