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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th?–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 47 x 11.5 cm (18 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.571

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red satin. The design of conventional sprays and of leaves and plants growing from pots, is woven with yellow silk and gold thread. Very similar in design to 97.573.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection