Piece of brocade
Possibly 16th–17th century
Overall: 14 x 22.7 cm (5 1/2 x 8 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The ground is of green silk. The design of squares, from which spring conventional leaves and seed vessels, is woven with pale yellow and white silk. Much worn and faded.
97.485 - 97.596 were 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
Denman Waldo Ross Collection