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Woven with a gold ground, and what appears to be a floral design of salmon-pink, yellow, dark red, light rose pink, and green silk, and silver thread. Pieced. Too small a fragment to be able to say where or exactly when it was made.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Not earlier than the 17th century

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 3.3 cm (6 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.347

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles