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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 28 x 10 cm (11 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.634

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with white silk. The design of conventional leaf and flower forms, is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver, and is outlined with green and yellow.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection