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Brocade fragment

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White corded ground on which is a design of waving ribbons, horns, and bunches of flowers woven with white, blue, pink, yellow, and green silk and gold thread and narrow strips of metal.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.9 x 46.4 cm (26 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.852

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles