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Piece of brocade

The ground is woven with light brown silk. The confused all-over design of angularly drawn sprays of flowers, set very close together, is woven with gold thread, the foundation of which is bright yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

93.738

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles