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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 24 x 47 cm (9 7/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.524

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Tan-clolred silk ground on which is woven with green silk a design of very conventional symmetrical plant forms. The heavy stems are held together by plain and checked bars.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection