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Brocade

Red corded silk ground; the design of angularly drawn sprays of flowers arranged so as to give an all-over effect is woven with yellow silk and thin strips of silver.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.611a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles