User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Wall pocket

Start collecting

Brocade wall pocket

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

German (Munich), 17th–18th century

Object Place

Munich, Germany


45.5 x 24 x 1.5 cm (17 15/16 x 9 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk and silver wrapped metallic thread brocade, silk satin lining and backing, silk and silver wrapped metallic woven trim, and wool plain weave startched inner lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts