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Piece of brocade

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Salmon pink satin ground; the design of naturalistic flowers and conventional leaves, is woven with gold thread and yellow, green, and violet silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian,

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 18.4 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.938

Medium or Technique

Silk with gold-colored metallic thread wrapped on yellow silk core brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles