Late 16th(?)–17th century
Height x width: 31.5 x 47 cm (12 3/8 x 18 1/2 in.)
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The ground is woven with white silk and narrow strips of silver. The design consists of sprays of long leaves and flowers, S-shaped forms, bearing flowers and leaves and branches with four fan-shaped leaves and flowers. The leaves as a rule are woven with light golden brown silk. The flowers and details with pink, violet and light green. A similar piece made up of many fragments was given by Denman W. Ross in 1906 and was made D.96.619.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection