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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 25.5 x 47 cm (10 1/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

95.1198

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green satin ground. The design consists of branches of leaves arranged to suggest an ogee, and of floral forms arranged like a fleur-de-lis, and is woven with yellow and white silk. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection