Piece of brocade
Possibly late 16th–probably 17th century
Height x width: 24 7/16 x 21 1/4 in. (62 x 54 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ground, green silk woven with thin strips of silver; across this are zig-zag lines of dull red silk and conventional flowers of dull red and blue silk and yellow silk sparsely wound with silver gilt. On each edge is a selvedge of white linen and green and light red silk.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection