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Piece of brocade

Corded blue silk ground, with the design of clumsily drawn bunches of flowers woven with white silk and thin strips of silver. Yellow selvedge on edges.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.507

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles