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The ground is woven with gold thread. The design of irregular forms containing bunches of fruit, flowers, and leaves is woven with pink, violet, and green silk and silver and gold.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, 17th century


Overall: 15.9 x 46.4 cm (6 1/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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


Textiles and Fashion Arts