Piece of brocade

Italian?
Probably 16th century


Dimensions

measurements for all 4 pieces are listed in Other dimensions

Accession Number

96.607a-d

Medium or Technique

Silk and gilt metal thread brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground on which are parts of a large cone-like device made of looped weaving of tarnished gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection