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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 120.7 x 53.3 cm (47 1/2 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

28.109

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: red corded silk. Design: all over conventional floral design, woven with yellow silk and strips of tarnished metal. Trimmed with tarnished metal lace.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates