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Two pieces of brocade

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Pink satin ground on which are large cornucopias, flowers, and pagoda-like buildings with crosses on top, woven with gold and silver thread and cord, and blue, violet, green, and yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, Late 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall (a): 24.1 x 46.4 cm (9 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.) Height x width (b): 15 x 18 1/4 in. (38.1 x 46.4 cm)

Accession Number

93.868a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles