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Piece of brocade

Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26.5 x 22 cm (10 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.787

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red satin. The design cosists of conventional symmetrical groups of flowers and leaves, woven with red silk and small conventional flowers of gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection