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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 12 5/8 x 7 1/16 in. (32 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

93.839

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of olive green corded silk. The close design of conventional flowers and leaves is woven with yellow silk and can be seen only in certain lights.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection