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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 x 8.5 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.268

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red silk woven with narrow strips of gold. the design consists of a powder of single flowers and leaves and oblong groups of two sprays of flowers and leaves woven with gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection