Fragment of gold brocade with coat of arms of Granada

Spanish
15th century


Dimensions

14 x 31 cm (5 1/2 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.615a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground; design of lions and foliage, crowns and shields woven of yellow silk, wound with thin stripes of gilded parchment, (Cyprian gold), green, blue, and white silk. An Arabic? inscription on the shield. 04.1671 has been joined to this piece.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection