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Length of fabric

Brown silk satin ground patterned with floral springs in polychrome silk and gold-metallic yarn

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Probably Italian, first half 17th century

Object Place

Italy (probably)

Accession Number

42.183

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles