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Piece of brocade

Green satin ground. The design consists of branches of leaves arranged to suggest an ogee, and of floral forms arranged like a fleur-de-lis, and is woven with yellow and white silk. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

95.1198

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles