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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 19.5 x 46 cm (7 11/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.789

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red satin. The design consists of leaves and sprays woven with red silk and detailed with blocks, and single rosette-like flowers, woven with gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection