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Piece of brocade

Yellowish brown satin ground, with the design of sprays of flowers scattered, or in bunches, or with birds or lions on them, woven with violet, pink, soft yellow, light blue, and green silk. On one edge is a green and white selvedge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.630

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles