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Piece of brocade

The ground is woven with violet silk and silver wire. The design of sprays of conventional flowers, is of yellow silk, silver wire and gold thread, and is outlined with violet silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.578

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles