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Piece of brocade

The ground is of white silk. The design of vases of roses and long stems bearing roses and other flowers, is woven with various shades of blue, red, violet, yellow, green, pink and white silk and cream colored cord. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Gift of John Mason Little

Probably French, 17th?–18th century

Accession Number

95.1376

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles