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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 67.5 x 46.3 cm (26 9/16 x 18 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.519

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light tan colored damask ground, woven with narrow strips of silver gilt. The all-over design of sprays of conventional leaves and flowers is brought out with gold thread. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection