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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 37 x 23.5 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

97.502

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A diaper design, woven with red wool and white linen.

Provenance

Acquired by the donor by exchange with the Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y.,From the Collection bought by them of Salvadore & Son of Florence, Italy, in 1897.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection