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Brocade fragment

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White corded silk ground on which is a design of waving ribbons and bunches of flowers; woven with white, violet, red, brown, yellow, blue, and green silk and gold cord, and narrow strips of silver.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67 x 46 cm (26 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.366

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles