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Brocade fragment

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Deep rose colored satin ground on which is a design of an oval form of thorny stems containing a conventional plant. The design is of dark red velvet and silver thread.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Dimensions

Overall: 54.6 x 45.7 cm (21 1/2 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

95.1085

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver-colored mettalic thread brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles