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Piece of brocade

The white satin ground is covered with sprays of flowers, woven with white silk. On this are rows of flowers and seed vessels, woven with blue, pink, red and green silk and tarnished metal thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, 18th century

Accession Number

96.614a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles