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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th?–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 27.8 x 67 cm (10 15/16 x 26 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.715

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with pink silk. The design of leaves with interlocking stems and oblong forms with pointed ends, is woven with white silk. The piece appears to have been washed with a yellow stain.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection