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Piece of brocade

One stripe of natural colored linen on which is a floral design of green satin. On each side of this is a stripe of zig-zag weave, and beyond one of these a group of white and crimson stripes.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Possibly Italian, Possibly 17th–18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen, brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts