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Piece of brocade

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White corded silk ground on which is part of a design of large flowers, woven with strong green, soft yellow, and pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 19.1 cm (5 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.889

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles