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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 26 3/4 x 6 11/16 in. (68 x 17 cm) Height x width (b): 26 3/4 x 8 11/16 in. (68 x 22 cm)

Accession Number

96.557a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red silk. The design of scrolling interlocking stems with acanthus-like leaves and double flowers, is woven with white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection