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Piece of brocade

Ground of deep violet corded silk; the design is woven of yellow silk and thin strips of silver. Pieced. On one side is a yellow silk selvedge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.734

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles