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Piece of brocade

Brown silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver; on this are rows of conventional flowers, woven with yellow silk sparsely wound with narrow strips of silver.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.729

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles