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Piece of brocade

The ground is of yellow wool and natural colored linen. The design of small birds and conventional flowers and fruit, is woven with brown wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 16th–17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts