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Piece of brocade

Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 68 x 21 cm (26 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1208

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Corded red silk ground. The design of long leaves and crowns, forming an ogival framework and enclosing conventional symmetrical branches of flowers, is woven with gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection