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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 21 7/16 x 6 1/2 in. (54.5 x 16.5 cm)

Accession Number

15.485

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dull violet corded silk ground. The design of various sprays of conventional flowers or seed-vessels, is woven with silver and gold, two shades of green and faded pink silk. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection