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Piece of brocade

Red damask ground on which is a design of cone-like forms enclosed in an ogival frame-work and woven with gold thread. Pieced and much worn. Very similar to 96.551 and 93.749.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Design of 15th–16th century

Accession Number

93.799

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles