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Piece of brocade

The ground is of white silk. The design of pairs of birds, standing on scrolls and face to face, leaves and fruit is woven with strong pink, violet, green and gold. On two sides are borders with undulating gold bands. The yellow silk foundation shows through in places. Much worn. Lined with...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number

93.525

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles