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Piece of brocade

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White satin ground on which is part of a design of flowers and leaves; woven with strong green, black, pink, yellow and gray silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Late 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 15 cm (7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1375

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles