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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 9 1/16 x 1 15/16 in. (23 x 5 cm) Height x width (b): 9 1/16 x 2 3/8 in. (23 x 6 cm) Height x width (c): 9 1/4 x 2 3/8 in. (23.5 x 6 cm)

Accession Number

97.557a-c

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Greenish blue satin ground, with the design of branches of flowers and birds woven with yellow, bright blue, pink, and violet silk. Pieced twice.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection