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Piece of brocade

Tan-clolred silk ground on which is woven with green silk a design of very conventional symmetrical plant forms. The heavy stems are held together by plain and checked bars.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.524

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles