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Piece of brocade

Italian


Dimensions

111 x 104 cm (43 11/16 x 40 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.04 x 1.11

Accession Number

20.936

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground woven with cream-colored silk and silver. The design flowers and vases in an ogival frame-work is woven yellow, pink, green and blue silk. The design belongs to the late 16th century. This is probably a later reproduction. Edged with silver and cream-colored gimp.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection