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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 49.5 x 46 cm (19 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.325

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bright green silk ground, with the design of scattered branches of flowers, woven with deep yellow silk and thin strips of silver gilt. Pieced, and edged with a white silk gimp, through which are run three strips of silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection