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Piece of brocade

The ground is of black corded silk. The design of undulating ribons, is woven with blue and white and bunches of flowers, in yellow, orange, light green and white. Lined with heavy white linen. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French or Italian, 18th century

Accession Number

00.452

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles