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Piece of brocade

Pinkish red ground, design of sprays of conventional flowers and leaves, woven with linen thread, wound with silver and silver gilt.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.385

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles