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Piece of brocade

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White corded silk ground; the design of waving vines, bearing leaves and flowers is woven with green, and reddish violet, deep red, pink, and soft yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, 18th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/4 x 18 in. (18.4 x 45.7 cm)

Accession Number

93.883

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles