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Brocade fragment

White silk ground, woven in stripes. These stripes are broken by zig-zag lines and dots and bunches of flowers tied with ribbons. The colors of the design are silver gray, brown, yellow, black, blue and white.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Late 18th century

Accession Number

96.449

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles