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Piece of brocade

Ground: Blue damask. Design: undulating stems bearing conventionalized flowers and leaves woven with gold and silver thread, white, yellow, pink, and green thread. Worn, pieced.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

40.518

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles