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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 345 x 15.5 cm (135 13/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.97

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with white silk and narrow strips of silver. The design of rows of sprays of flowers and leaves set close together to give an all-over effect, is woven with green and pink silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection