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Piece of brocade

Violet silk ground on which are rows of sprays of flowers and leaves woven with yellow and white silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.593

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles