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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 60 x 28.5 cm (23 5/8 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.630

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellowish brown satin ground, with the design of sprays of flowers scattered, or in bunches, or with birds or lions on them, woven with violet, pink, soft yellow, light blue, and green silk. On one edge is a green and white selvedge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection