Brocade

Italian
15th century


Dimensions

14 x 22 cm (5 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .22 x .14

Accession Number

07.624

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Kneeling angels, on each side of a ciborium, above and below. Satus written both backward and forward. Ground soft pinkish yellow; design woven of linen thread wound with thin strips of gilded parchment (Cyprian gold) and white and light blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection