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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 38 x 46 cm (14 15/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

95.1199

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red satin. The design of a conventional, symmetrical plant and two birds, detailed with spots is of yellow and red silk and white satin.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection