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Piece of brocade

Wide dark brown stripes separated by narrow light brown stripes; on the dark stripes are conventional flowers and seed vessels, set obliquely, and of the same color as the narrow stripes.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

93.813

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles