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Piece of brocade

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White damask ground; the design of straggling sprays of flowers is woven with green, pink, and red silk.

Credit Line

Francis Skinner Fund

Probably Italian, 17th(?)–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68 x 20.2 cm (26 3/4 x 7 15/16 in.) Other (overall unstitched to strainer): 74.5cm (29 5/16in.)

Accession Number

98.154

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles