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Piece of brocade

The ground is of red satin. The design cosists of conventional symmetrical groups of flowers and leaves, woven with red silk and small conventional flowers of gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts