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Piece of brocade

Green satin ground, on which are rows of branches of flowers separated by birds with spread wings and checked breasts woven with golden brown, violet, pink, and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.291

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles