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Piece of brocade

Possibly Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 26 x 24.5 cm (10 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.) Height x width (b): 10 5/8 x 9 1/16 in. (27 x 23 cm)

Accession Number

96.624a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with white silk and narrow strips of silver. On this are conventional open roses and buds, woven with light and dark pink and green silk and silver and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection