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Piece of brocade

The ground is of ribbed green silk. The design of five-petaled open flowers with long slender leaves, is of green silk and yellow silk, sparsely wound with silver gilt. Different effects are produced by different weaves.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably 18th century

Accession Number

03.1379

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles