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Piece of brocade

Italian
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 175.9 x 47.3 cm (69 1/4 x 18 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.904

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground which is woven of light neutral yellow and gold has on it a design of straight and undulating bands, and sprays of flowers, woven with silver and gold thread, paillettes and green, orange, red, violet and blue silk. Edged with gold lace.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection