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Piece of brocade

Italian
Late 16th?–17th century


Dimensions

93 x 91 cm (36 5/8 x 35 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .91 x .93

Accession Number

15.765

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with red silk and strips of silver; the design of an undulating stem and open flowers, is of white and dull yellow silk. Much pieced, lined with red silk sewed by machine.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection