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Piece of brocade

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Deep rose ground on which are woven a waving band and flowers of the same color, and other bands and flowers of white, yellow, green. blue, red and pink silk, and gold and silver thread. Much pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, First half of the 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 35 x 43 cm (13 3/4 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.430

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles