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Brocade fragment

White silk ground on which are white, silver, and light blue stripes broken by flowering vines and bunches of flowers. The design is woven with white, pink, green, blue, and black silk, strips of silver and white cord. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Accession Number

96.445

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles