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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 7.5 cm (4 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.374

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green silk ground woven with thin strips of silver. This is broken by a powder of irregular shaped spots much cut up; woven with white, and light brown silk, and pale yellow silk wound with thin strips of silver. Very similar to 95.1210. Pieced.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales