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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
18th century


Dimensions

50 x 150 cm (19 11/16 x 59 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.50 x .50

Accession Number

96.546

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of deep pink satin. The design of rows of dentated curving leaves, placed close together, and single open flowers, is woven with green silk and silver thread. Pieced and faded.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection