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Ground: cream-white corded silk woven with thin strips of metal, making background for almost invisible floral pattern of the plain cream-white corded silk. Design: conventionalized floral forms growing from white foliage and birds perched on scrolls, woven, (broché) with gold thread (gilded...

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Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Spanish, 17th century

Accession Number

30.656

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles