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Piece of brocade

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White silk with an irregular waving band woven with white silk, on this and crossing it are sprays of roses and other flowers woven with gold thread, white and various shades of red, pink, blue, and green silk.

Credit Line

Everett Fund

French or Italian, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 62.5 x 18 cm (24 5/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

83.13

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles