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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

93.825

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles