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Brocade fragment

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Pink silk ground covered closely with medallions and leaves, woven with narrow strips of silver gilt; in each medallion is a spray of flowers and leaves, woven with pink, green, and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, Late 18th century(?)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 25.4 cm (1 3/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

93.655

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles