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Piece of brocade

The warp is of white linen, the weft of light brown wool. The piece is woven so that the warp threads make the pattern, which consists of symmetrical conventional bunches of flowers and leaves set close together. The ground is made by the weft threads.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number

93.507

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles