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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian


Dimensions

215.5 x 2060 cm (84 13/16 x 811 in.); Legacy dimension: 20.6 x 2.155

Accession Number

15.520

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is dark red; the all-over design of seed vessels enclosed by leaves arranged in the form of an ogee, is woven with red, green and white silk; some of the green and white silk is worn off.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection