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Piece of brocade

Possibly Italian
Design 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/16 x 7 1/2 in. (18 x 19 cm)

Accession Number

97.486

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

On a ground of much faded pink silk is a design woven with yellow silk of rosettes and diamond-like forms.

Provenance

Acquired by the donor by exchange with the Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y.,From the Collection bought by them of Salvadore & Son of Florence, Italy, in 1897.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection