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Piece of brocade

White satin ground on which is woven with pink silk faded to light tan color a design of long leaves arranged to form an ogival framework and enclosing vases containing symmetrical bunches of conventional flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, 16th–17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts