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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
Middle to end of 16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 28 x 18.5 cm (11 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1662

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue silk ground woven with silver wire. The design of an ogival frame work enclosing composite symmetrical flower forms, is of yellow silk and blue satin.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection