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Piece of brocade

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White corded silk ground on which is a design of scrolling conventional vines and flowers, woven with gold thread and light blue, and pink silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 36.5 x 27 cm (14 3/8 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.945

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles