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Brocade fragments

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 44 x 65 cm (17 5/16 x 25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.666a-e

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: red damask. Design: large conventionalized fruit and cone forms outlined by conventionalized leaves, and framed in large ogee woven (broché) with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) a, b and c made up of fragments sewed together.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund