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Piece of brocade

The ground is of white silk of fancy weave. The design of ribbon-like leaves making an ogival framework and enclosing symmetrical, conventional, bunches of flowers and leaves, tied with a bowknot, is woven with gold.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Accession Number

96.407a-c

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles