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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 6 1/8 in. (30.5 x 15.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.306

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pinkish silk ground woven with narow strips of silver; on this are rows of conventional flowers, woven with green and pale yellow silk. The yellow silk is sparsely wound with silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection