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Piece of brocade

Light grayish blue satin, the design of spots of interlacing bands and flowers, open and in profile, and round medallions with a round spot near one side, is woven with silver thread and smaller quantities of deep pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish or Persian,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts