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Piece of brocade

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Gold ground, the design of symmetrically arranged bunches of flowers, etc., is woven with brown, red, reddish violet, blue, green, and greenish yellow silk, and silver cord. Pieced.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Italian or French, 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.9 x 46.4 cm (26 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1091

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles