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Piece of brocade

Fine white silk warp; the weft is of heavy linen, and narrow strips of siler gilt; on this are sprigs of flowers woven with yellow, green, blue, pink, brown and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Dimensions

Height x width (a): 21.5 x 25.5 cm (8 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.) Height x width (b): 42 x 39.5 cm (16 9/16 x 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.514a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles