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Piece of brocade

Italian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 30 x 26 cm (11 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1211

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with green silk and narrow strips of silver. The design of an ogival framework of leaves, twisted together and enclosing four-petaled open flowers is woven with gold thread. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection