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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 50.5 x 18 cm (19 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.607

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of blue corded silk. The design of an ogvial framework with branches and leaves enclosing conventional leaf and flower forms, is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver, and can only be seen clearly….

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection