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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 33.5 x 40 cm (13 3/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

85.47

Medium or Technique

Fabrics: brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground with rows of conventional sprays of leaves and acorns woven with white linen, and outlined with light brown wool or vice-versa.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker,From the Estate of Alfred Greenough

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection