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Piece of brocade

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The ground is of yellow silk. The design of long curving ribbons and leaves and bunches and sprays of flowers, is woven with white, blue, reddish violet, pink, dark red and green silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green

Probably French or English, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 42.2 x 40.8 cm (16 5/8 x 16 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1347

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles