Requires Photography

Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 46.5 x 11.5 cm (18 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.707

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bluish violet silk ground on which is a powder of cone-like forms woven with yellow silk sparsely wound with silver gilt. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection