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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
Middle to end of 16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 27.5 x 46 cm (10 13/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.760

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of white and red silk. The design of an ogival frame work enclosing conventional symmetrical plant forms, the centers of which are detailed with triangles and diamonds, is of red satin. Same design as 93.714.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection