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Cushion

Red satin ground on which are woven with gold thread and pale yellow silk, sprays of conventional flowers. The back is of red damask possibly of later date. Bound with gold gimp, and finished at the corners with red and gold tassels.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

93.1071

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles