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Piece of brocade

Faded light brown damask, with the design of branches of leaves and flowers of the same color. At intervals are rosette-like flowers woven with yellow silk closely wound with silver gilt. On one edge is a selvedge of green ....

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.602

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles