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Brocade fragment

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White silk ground, with the design of fruit, flowers, and leaves, detailed with small flowers; woven with white and a deep pink silk.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 34 x 44.5 cm (13 3/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

85.383

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles