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Piece of brocade

Corded red silk ground, with the design of flowers in profile, woven with deep cream-color silk and thin strips of tarnished silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.798a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles