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Ground: yellowish green silk, originally covered with thin strips of silver (now worned and tarnished) Design: scrolling vine woven with yellowish green silk, tarnished silver thread (silver wound on white silk) and gold thread (gilded silver wound on yettow silk). Edged with tarnished silver...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

28.113

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes