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Fragment

Made up of four small pieces sewed together. Ground: red satin. Design: conventionalized floral forms woven (lancé) with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk.)

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

30.655

Medium or Technique

Satin brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles