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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 68 x 23 cm (26 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.756

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red corded silk ground. The design of interlocking leaves forming an ogival framework and enclosing bunches of conventional flowers, is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection