Piece of brocade
107 x 53.5 cm (42 1/8 x 21 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ground; pale blue silk. Design: flowering trees growing from small mounds woven (broché) with pink and green silk, in the spaces between small trefoils woven with silver wound on white silk, the silver almost entirely worn off. Worn, faded, and patched. Along one edge irregular fine selvedge with one cord.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection