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Piece of brocade

Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 3 15/16 x 7 1/2 in. (10 x 19 cm) Height x width (b): 5 5/16 x 7 1/16 in. (13.5 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

93.297a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red corded silk ground, on which are woven vases of flowers, scattered flowers, and lizards, with yellow, green,and light blue slik, and thin strips of silver and silver gilt. B is pieced. Both much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection