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Deep yellow satin ground. The design of scrolling stems bearing leaves, pomegranates, grapes, acorns, and birds, is of green, and faded pink silk. Much worn. T.3567=D.96.647.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian or Spanish, 17th century?

Accession Number

96.647

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles