Piece of brocade
Height x width: 26 9/16 x 13 3/8 in. (67.5 x 34 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ground: neutral pinkish violet ground (pink weft, neutral violet warp). Design: symmetrically conventionalized plants with trefoils between, woven (broché) with worn silver thread (white silk wound with silver) greenish yellow pinkish orange, pink and blue silk. Two pieces sewed together. Stained, faded, and worn. Selvedge along one side with one cord. Like 16.273 returned and T. 146-1919 Victoria and Albert.
Like 16.273 returned and T. 146-1919 Victoria and Albert.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection