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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 13/16 x 6 11/16 in. (25 x 17 cm)

Accession Number

93.307

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue satin ground, woven with narrow strips of silver; on this are conventional flowers arranged in rows, and woven with pink, white and yellow silk. The yellow silk is sparsely wound with silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection