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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 36.5 x 25.5 cm (14 3/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.800

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and the design are both woven with yellow silk. The design of stems bearing large open flowers and others in profile, is distinguished from the ground by the broad outline of red silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection