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Piece of brocade

White satin ground with the white corded silk design of sprays of flowers or seed vessels brought out with pink, blue and green silk, gold thread and pink and black silk sparsely wound with silver. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number

93.639

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles