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Piece of brocade

The design of concentric stars and rosettes and small tulips enclosed in an ogival framework is woven with red, white, and pale blue silk and yellow silk wound with strips of tarnished metal. Very much worn and mended.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Accession Number

24.405

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles