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Brocade

Piece of polychrome velvet on gold ground

Provenance

Renato Bacchi, Milan and New York; sold by Bacchi to Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles; 1948, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $375. (Accession Date: November 18, 1948)

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Turkish, early 16th century

Accession Number

48.1254

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles