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Brocade fragment

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Bright green ground, with an all-over design of zig-zag lines and discs woven in white; on this is a design of bunches of leaves and flowers woven with pink, magenta, red, white, light yellow, green and black.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker,From the Estate of Alfred Greenough

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Dimensions

Overall (Object A): 16 x 15.5 cm (6 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

85.57a

Medium or Technique

Fabrics: brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles