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Piece of brocade

Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 18 1/2 in. (28 x 47 cm)

Accession Number

96.512

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of gray blue silk. The design of stripes of fancy weave and oblong, open flowers, seed-like forms, and oblong blocks, arranged in horizontal rows, is woven with yellow silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection