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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 28 x 5 cm (11 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1639

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of yellow wool and natural colored linen. The design of small birds and conventional flowers and fruit, is woven with brown wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection