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Piece of brocade

The ground is dark red; the all-over design of seed vessels enclosed by leaves arranged in the form of an ogee, is woven with red, green and white silk; some of the green and white silk is worn off.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian,

Accession Number

15.520

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles