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Piece of brocade

Possibly Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 50 x 45 cm (19 11/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.753

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of conventional plant forms and the ground are both of green silk crossed by flat tarnished gold threads made by winding yellow silk with narrow strips of silver gilt. Pieced. Lined with blue-green silk and …

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection