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Piece of brocade

Loosely woven white silk ground. The design consists of an irregular lattice work of fancy weave. In each opening is a branch of conventional flowers also of white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Possibly Italian, Probably 18th century

Accession Number

93.667

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles