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Piece of brocade

White silk ground on which are sprays of flowers, lions, peacocks, dogs and birds, woven with pink, blue, violet, green and brown silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, 17th century

Dimensions

Height x width (a): 61.5 x 26 cm (24 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.) Height x width (b): 62 x 19 cm (24 7/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.615a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles