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Piece of brocade

Italian(?) or Spanish(?)


Dimensions

Height x width: 14.5 x 15 cm (5 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

85.505

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bright blue linen ground with an all-over design of diamonds, outlined with blocks of bright yellow silk; the blue centers of the diamonds, as well as the ground, are broken by threads of yellow silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales