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Piece of brocade

Woven for a border. Red damask ground; the design of groups of symmetrically arranged conventional flowers, is woven with light brown silk and tarnished gold thread.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of D. G. Kelekian for $35.00

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number

98.994

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with gold-colored metallic thread brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles