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Piece of brocade

Italian
late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 150.8 x 53.3 cm (59 3/8 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

20.899

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark violet silk ground powdered with a design of small conventional plant forms woven with green silk, gold and a little tarnished silver thread. Very much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection