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Piece of brocade

Red damask ground on which is part of a large design of bands of leaves enclosing medallions filled with conventional flower forms woven with silver and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 15th?–16th century

Accession Number

93.754

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles