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Piece of brocade

White satin ground; the design of large composite flowers and leaves is woven with yellow and red silk and narrow strips of silver gilt. Worn.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Probably Italian, 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

95.1083

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles