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Piece of brocade

Turkish
16th century


Dimensions

66 x 138 cm (26 x 54 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.38 x 0.66

Accession Number

97.477

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: red satin. Design: pointed ovals, woven with tarnished metal thread (metal wound on white silk) detailed with conventional flowers and enclosed in an ogival frame-work of flowers. Very much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection