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Brocade fragment

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Bright green, satin ground on which is a design of various flowers and leaves; woven with two shades of strong pink, gray, yellow, and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 69 x 23 cm (27 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.414

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles