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Brocade fragment

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Ribbed ground woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of gilt; on this and bunches of flowers and strips of ribbon and flowers, woven with silver and thread and narrow strips of metal, bright pink, violet, blue, green, white and black silk.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century


Overall: 54 x 46.5 cm (21 1/4 x 18 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts