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Piece of brocade

A ground of deep rose-colored silk, on which is a design of symmetrical vases of flowers, crowns, and birds woven with white linen. Much worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian or Spanish, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.500

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles