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Fragment of brocade

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Fragment. Small floral sprays brocaded in polychrome silks and chenille yarns on a white satin ground. Slevage on one side of five cords and a number of narrow stripes in blue, brown nad white. Soiled, stained, worn, with holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

Spanish, 1700–75

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

18.5 x 15.1 cm (7 5/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1559

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles