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Piece of brocade

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White corded silk ground on which are bunches of flowers, woven with white, violet, pink, green, and light blue silk and narrow strips of much tarnished silver gilt. T.1870, T.1871 and T.1872 are joined to complete the design.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French,


Overall: 34 x 33.5 cm (13 3/8 x 13 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-colored flat strip metal brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts