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Piece of brocade

Corded red silk ground on which is an ogival frame containing symmetrical groups of angular plants woven with gold thread. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.557

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles