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Piece of brocade

The ground is of red silk. The design of scrolling interlocking stems with acanthus-like leaves and double flowers, is woven with white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number

96.557a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles