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Piece of brocade

Light blue and silver ground on which is woven with white silk and gold and silver thread a design of rows of birds standig on a branch of flowers; on one side and end are floral borders.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

93.539

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles