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Brocade fragment

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White corded silk ground; the ground partially covered by diamonds and ogees, woven with white silk and joined with silver dots; on this is a powder of clover, woven with white, deep pink, red, and green silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century


Overall: 24 x 47 cm (9 7/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts