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Piece of brocade

Greenish blue satin ground, with the design of branches of flowers and birds woven with yellow, bright blue, pink, and violet silk. Pieced twice.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

97.557a-c

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles