Piece of brocade

Probably 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 29.2 x 31.1 cm (11 1/2 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1072

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-colored flat strip metal and gold-colored metallic wrapped on silk core thread brocade

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The bright corded ground is divided into diamonds by dentated lines; on this is a small part of a design of flowers, woven with violet, green, yellow, pink, white,and blue silk, gold thread, and narrow strips of silver and….

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige