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Brocade fragment

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 50.5 x 38 cm (19 7/8 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.381

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: neutral violet corded silk. Design: scrolling flowering vine with birds and cupids woven with deep cream color, reddish violet, neutral orange, yellow, green, and blue silk. Two pieces sewed together.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mabel Priscilla Cook