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Piece of brocade

Stripes of various widths and designs woven with yellow, gold and white seperate wider strips with silver ground on which is a design of two-tailed mermaids, flowers and crowns in purple, pink, yellow and green.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

07.599

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles