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Piece of brocade

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Deep pink corded ground, with a rococo design woven in deep pink satin, and with light green silk and silver and gold thread. 450 and 452 have been joined together.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian or French?, Late 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 31.1 x 22.9 cm (12 1/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

85.312

Medium or Technique

Silk with gold and silver-colored wrapped metallic thread brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles