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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
Middle to end of 16th century


Dimensions

21 x 54 cm (8 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .54 x .21

Accession Number

95.1200

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground. The design of an ogival frame work enclosing symmetrical composite flower forms, is of white and red satin. Silver wire is woven into this piece.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection