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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 61 x 17.5 cm (24 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.578

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with violet silk and silver wire. The design of sprays of conventional flowers, is of yellow silk, silver wire and gold thread, and is outlined with violet silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection