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Piece of brocade

Dark blue satin ground, the design of large and small palm leaves, is woven with orange and yellow silk, sparsely wound with gilt. Lined with red and blue changeable silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian or Indian,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts