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Piece of brocade

The ground is of white linen covered with light yellowish brown and dark green lines arranged to form diamonds. On this is a drop repeat of open rosette-like flowers and leaves symmetrically arranged to fill a diamond. The design is woven with two shades of dark green and light golden brown wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian,

Accession Number

93.437

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles