Piece of brocade
Late 16th century
Height x width (a): 43 x 23.5 cm (16 15/16 x 9 1/4 in.) Height x width (b): 7 5/16 x 6 7/8 in. (18.5 x 17.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Red satin ground; design of scrolls, men with arms and legs turnig into foliage, and peacocks, woven with light blue, white, and yellow silk. Green satin selvedge.
Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales