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Piece of brocade

Pinkish lavender ground with a close design of branches of various conventional flowers and leaves, woven of white silk, wound with thin strips of silver. Pieced.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, Late 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

85.335

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles