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Piece of brocade

Red satin ground with a design, woven with yellow, green, and white (almost entirely worn off), on an ogee base with floral, bird and animal forms.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

20.897a-b

Medium or Technique

Satin brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles