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Piece of brocade

Possibly Spanish


Dimensions

10.5 x 13.5 cm (4 1/8 x 5 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .135 x .105

Accession Number

97.485

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of the 13th century, execution probably 16th century or later. The ground is of green silk only part of the raised design of circles and birds is shown. The design is of red silk. Like 93.257.

Provenance

97.485-97.596 were aquired 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