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Piece of brocade

Italian
Probably 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 24 x 25 cm (9 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.277

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of violet silk. The design of sprays of leaves and flowers, growing from short conventional stems, is woven with yellow and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection