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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 15.5 x 32 cm (6 1/8 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.610

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground pink satin; design which is woven with silver gilt twisted around silk thread gives the effect of an all-over design, but is composed of stripes of heavy branches bearing flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection