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Fragment cut diagonally

possibly Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 6 x 30 cm (2 3/8 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.660

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: loosely woven pinkish red satin with remains of strips of silver (weft). Design: irregular conventionalized flowers woven with gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) and an effect of foliage formed by ground weft. White and green selvedge across one end.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund