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Piece of brocade

White silk ground, woven with narrow strips of silver; on this is a design of large leaves, joined with crowns and enclosing a vase of conventional flowers in red, green, yellow and blue. Similar to 93.636.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

93.637

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles