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Piece of brocade

Bright red silk ground on which are rows of flowering trees alternating with rows of sprays of three flowers and a leaf. Between each tree is a flower and a bud(?). The design is woven with gold thread and is in places outlined with bright green or gray silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection


Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts