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Piece of brocade

Red silk corded ground, a close design of very conventional branches of flowers and S-shaped forms woven with yellow silk and thin strips of silver; on one side is a selvedge of bright yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.728

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles