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Piece of brocade

Plum-colored ground, on which is woven with yellow and white silk a design of rows of sprays of flowers and leaves, and diamonds formed of blocks, discs, etc. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.265

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles