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Piece of brocade

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White silk on which is woven a ribbed stripe and flowers of the same color. Between these are bunches of flowers woven with yellow, light blue, green, red, and deep pink silk. Much worn and patched

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 51 x 18.5 cm (20 1/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.924

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles