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Piece of brocade

The ground is of red satin. The design of a conventional, symmetrical plant and two birds, detailed with spots is of yellow and red silk and white satin.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

95.1199

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles