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Piece of brocade

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Pale blue ground of fancy weave on which is part of a design of large flowers woven with green, yellow, blue, pink, and black silk, and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French, Late 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 12.7 cm (7 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

93.884

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles