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Piece of brocade

The ground is of red satin. The close design of conventional hyacinths and other flowers, is woven with white silk and yellow silk sparsely wound with tarnished metal. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian or Turkish,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts