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Brocade fragments

Ground: red damask. Design: large conventionalized fruit and cone forms outlined by conventionalized leaves, and framed in large ogee woven (broché) with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) a, b and c made up of fragments sewed together.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

30.666a-e

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles