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Piece of brocade

White silk ground powdered with small sprays of flowers woven with violet, red, pink, orange, yellow, green, and black silk. Edged with a fringe of many colors.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, late 18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts