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Fragment

possibly Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 21 x 5 cm (8 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.661

Medium or Technique

Satin brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: loosely woven red satin with remains of strips of silver (weft). Design: conventionalized flowers woven gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft, and an effect of foliage formed by ground weft.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund