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Piece of brocade

The ground is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver gilt. The design of conventional sprays of flowers is woven with narrow strips of silver gilt and silver thread, and is much worn in places.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Possibly Italian, Probably 20th century

Accession Number

04.1680

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles