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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 13 3/8 x 7 1/16 in. (34 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

93.729

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brown silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver; on this are rows of conventional flowers, woven with yellow silk sparsely wound with narrow strips of silver.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection