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Piece of brocade

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White silk ground worn so that the colored threads of the design show through. The design of large cornucopias of flowers is woven with silver thread and green, blue, pink, yellow a and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 59.7 x 47 cm (23 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.850

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles