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Piece of brocade

Green satin ground. The design of interlacing stems joined by crowns and forming an ogival framework, and enclosing a conventional flower form, is woven with pale yellow and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, Late 16th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts