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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 68 x 46.5 cm (26 3/4 x 18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.98

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver gilt, on this is an all over design of scrolling stems bearing conventional leaves and flowers. The design is woven with yellow silk and outlined with pink silk. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection