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Large rectangular cover

Large rectangular cover; light, neutral brown, heavy silk ground with all-over design of concentric lozenge motifs and border design of alternating urn and woman brocaded with blue and white heavy silk; small remnants of blue and brown fringe on edges.

Credit Line

Gift of the Charles Deering Estate

Italian (Calabria), 18th–19th century

Object Place

Calabria, Italy

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts