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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 21 x 15 cm (8 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.1103

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark bluish violet silk ground on which is woven, with pale yellow silk and tarnished strips of silver, a close design of zig-zag lines and irregular forms.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection