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Piece of brocade

Italian


Dimensions

200 x 235 cm (78 3/4 x 92 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.35 x 2.

Accession Number

16.28

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen ground, the design of closely arranged stems bearing leaves and conventional flowers and palmettes, is woven with light green silk. Three and a half breadths sewed together and edged with fringe. Much worn and faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mabel Priscilla Cook