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Brocade panel

Panel. Brocaded in gilded silver wound on a silk core on a ground of yellow-green ribbed silk with flat silver wire running through it. Central portion has five wide bands with edges regularly indented to form oval, leaf-like forms. At both ends of each of these, a motif similar to a...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Newbold

Italian or Spanish, 17th century

Object Place

Italy or Spain

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts