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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 44 x 21.5 cm (17 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1195

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue satin ground. The design of long leaves, crowns, part of a vase of conventional flowers, a crowned human figure, a bird and a lion, is woven with yellow silk. T.2441 and T. 2442 have been joined to make 95.1195.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection