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Piece of brocade

White silk ground. The design of sprays of conventional flowers surrounding a large open flower, is woven with yellow and white silk. Pieced and stained.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.620

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles