Object Place: Italy
99 x 66 cm (39 x 26 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and metallic strip brocade, silk and gold-colored metal strip woven trim, and linen backing
Not On View
Three pieces joined. A spray formed by spikey sprouts, resembling ears of corn, and two bunches of grapes in an urn flanked by a fantastic animal on either side; repeating in compartments formed by intertwined leaf bunches. Red, green and white floss silk yarns and wires. Galloon border. Badly worn.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection