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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 42 x 27 cm (16 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.111

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: red satin. Design: conventional all-over pattern woven with gold and silver thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk, and silver wound on white silk).

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates