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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 19 1/2 x 18 5/16 in. (49.5 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.719

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and design are both woven with narrow strips of silver. The ground is a light, neutral brown. The design of sprays of conventional flowers, is of a lighter shade of the same color.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection