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Piece of brocade

Yellow satin ground on which is woven with green silk a design of an ogival frame-work, consisting of flowers and leaves joined by crowns, enclosing vases containing symmetrical conventional bunches of flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

93.737a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles