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Red satin ground, with a design of a branch with two leaves, and a bird surrounded by an ogival frame-work of leaves and buds. This is woven with silk thread wound silver and silver gilt. Across the ends a yellow and gold gimp. Three crosses are made of gimp of an earlier date. Lined with...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.297

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes