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Piece of brocade

Bright blue silk ground on which is woven, with blue silk and narrow strips of silver, a close design of deeply cut leaves and quatrefoils. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

93.731

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles