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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 8.5 x 13 cm (3 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.583

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep violet ribbed silk ground, on which are sprays of flowers woven with violet silk partially wound with silver gilt, and with stems and leaves of bright green, and white silk. Much worn. Similar in design, but not in coloring to 96.526.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection