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Piece of brocade

The ground is woven with pink silk. The design of leaves with interlocking stems and oblong forms with pointed ends, is woven with white silk. The piece appears to have been washed with a yellow stain.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th?–17th century

Accession Number

93.715

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles