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Brocade fragment

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White corded silk ground on which is a design of waving ribbons and flowers; woven with white, bright green, bright orange, red, brown, and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.5 x 47 cm (26 15/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.392

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles