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Piece of brocade

Red satin ground. All that can be seen of the pattern of what appear to be conventional flowers and leaves, detailed with smaller flowers and other forms, is woven with white, light green and red silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian or Turkish,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts