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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 6 11/16 x 20 1/2 in. (17 x 52 cm) Height x width (b): 6 11/16 x 20 1/2 in. (17 x 52 cm)

Accession Number

93.798a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Corded red silk ground, with the design of flowers in profile, woven with deep cream-color silk and thin strips of tarnished silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection