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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 43 x 51 cm (16 15/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.500

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A ground of deep rose-colored silk, on which is a design of symmetrical vases of flowers, crowns, and birds woven with white linen. Much worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales