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Piece of brocade

White satin ground with the design of conventional leaves forming an ogee, and enclosing a symmetrical conventional group of flowers and leaves. Woven with yellow silk and thin strips of silver gilt, and outlined and detailed with red silk. Like...

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

16th–17th century

Accession Number

83.221

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles