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Piece of brocade

The ground is of violet silk. The design, which consists of long leaves, arranged to form an ogival framework, and enclosing single leaf-like forms, is woven with yellow silk. Much pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

93.706

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles