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Piece of brocade

White damask ground; a small part of the design that shows is woven with white, light tan color, green, dark blue, pink, and dark crimson silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or French, 18th century

Dimensions

Height x width (a): 12 x 11 cm (4 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.) Height x width (b): 20 x 6 cm (7 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.) Height x width (c): 22 x 8.5 cm (8 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.891a-c

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles