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Piece of brocade

Greenish white satin ground; on this are thin sprays of white berries and leaves, and sprays of flowers woven with light blue, violet, pink, green and white silk and silver thread. Pieced twice.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th–19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts