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Piece of brocade

The ground is of deep pink satin. The design of rows of dentated curving leaves, placed close together, and single open flowers, is woven with green silk and silver thread. Pieced and faded.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 18th century

Accession Number

96.546

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles