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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 48 x 22.5 cm (18 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1376

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red corded silk ground. The design of an ogival frame work connected by crowns and circles, and conventional plant forms is woven with gold thread, made by winding yellow silk with silver gilt. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection