Piece of brocade
Height x width: 10.5 x 15 cm (4 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Deep reddish violet silk ground on which is a powder of gold leaves from which spring pink flowers and green leaves. The gold thread is made by winding yellow silk with narrow strips of silver gilt. Much worn.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection