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Fragment

Spanish
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 32 x 22 cm (12 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.656

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cream-white corded silk woven with thin strips of metal, making background for almost invisible floral pattern of the plain cream-white corded silk. Design: conventionalized floral forms growing from white foliage and birds perched on scrolls, woven, (broché) with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk).

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund