User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Brocade fragment

Start collecting

Violet satin ground; the design of rows of conventional flowers, is woven with gold and silver thread. Strong yellow cotton is the foundation of the gold thread, and white cotton of the silver thread.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Dimensions

Overall: 25.5 x 44.5 cm (10 1/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

95.1079

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles