Piece of brocade
Probably French or Italian
Overall: 28.6 x 29.8 cm (11 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and silver and gold-colored flat strip metal and gold-colored metallic wrapped on silk core thread brocade
Not On View
The ground is woven with narrow strips of silver; the design of waving ribbons, vines, and bunches of flowers, is woven with white, bright green, violet, pink, yellow, blue, and gray silk, and narrow strips of silver and….
Bequest of James William Paige