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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 46.5 x 58.5 cm (18 5/16 x 23 1/16 in.) Height x width (b): 6 5/16 x 5 7/8 in. (16 x 15 cm) Height x width (c): 1 3/8 x 6 11/16 in. (3.5 x 17 cm)

Accession Number

93.671a-c

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground dark violet, with the design of vases of roses, and other conventional flowers woven with bright yellow, bright blue, bright green and dull pink silk. Pieced and worn. Of the same design as 96.404a and b.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection