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Ground of silver, with the design of flowers woven with dull pinks, shading into violets, light and dark green silk and gold thread. The metal thread is made by winding silk with silver or silver gilt. Two pieces of card-board, one covered with brocade, the other with pink silk, joined together...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

85.290

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles