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Piece of brocade

The ground is of olive green corded silk. The close design of conventional flowers and leaves is woven with yellow silk and can be seen only in certain lights.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

93.839

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles