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Piece of brocade

Green ribbed silk ground. The indistinct design of branches arranged to suggest an ogee ane enclosing conventional flower forms, is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

93.664

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles