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Piece of brocade


Dimensions

Height x width: 63 x 20 cm (24 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

85.510

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Buff silk warp, probably faded from pink; the weft of the ground is linen of the same color, and thin strips of silver gilt. The design of disconnected conventional forms is woven with white linen, wound with thin strips of silver.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales