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Bright salmon pink ground on which is a design of a large flower, leaves, etc., woven with bright blue, yellow, green, red, and violet silk, and silver thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, Late 17th century


Overall: 21.6 x 22.9 cm (8 1/2 x 9 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk with silver-colored metallic thread wrapped on white silk core brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts