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Piece of brocade

Piece; heavily-ribbed orange-red ground with small stylized design of flower-filled urn brocaded with green, blue and white silk and gold metal thread; main weft cotton; a number of breaks and holes; much faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Albert Read

Russian, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Russia

Accession Number

53.2902

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles