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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
Late 16th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 29.5 x 46 cm (11 5/8 x 18 1/8 in.) Height x width (b): 11 5/8 x 18 1/8 in. (29.5 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

04.1664a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green satin ground. The design of interlacing stems joined by crowns and forming an ogival framework, and enclosing a conventional flower form, is woven with pale yellow and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection