Fragment of gold brocade with coat of arms of Granada
14 x 31 cm (5 1/2 x 12 3/16 in.)
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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.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection