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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 37 x 11.5 cm (14 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.695

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A violet silk. The design is brought out by the difference in the weave, and consists of horizontal stripes of diagonal and zig-zag lines and blocks.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection