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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 67.5 x 21.5 cm (26 9/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.359

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven of yellow silk; the slightly raised design of conventional leaf and flower forms is woven of violet silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection