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Piece of brocade

White satin ground on which is woven with faded pink silk a design of an ogival frame-work composed of long leaves enclosing vases containing symmetrical bunches of conventional plant forms. Much faded and worn. Stained.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.542

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles