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Piece of brocade

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White silk ground on which is a design of flowers; woven with white, pale violet, gray, pink, and blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 23.5 cm (8 7/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.385

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-colored flat strip and wrapped metal thread brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles