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Brocade

Blue, heavily-ribbed ground with design, brocaded in gold and silver, of ribbon serpentine with floral sprays springing alternately left and right from ribbon bows; soiled and faded; made of two pieces sewed together.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Albert Read

Russian, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Russia

Accession Number

53.2901

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles