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Piece of brocade

White linen ground, the design of closely arranged stems bearing leaves and conventional flowers and palmettes, is woven with light green silk. Three and a half breadths sewed together and edged with fringe. Much worn and faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mabel Priscilla Cook

Italian,

Accession Number

16.28

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles