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Stole and fragment

Violet ground, on which are sprays of flowers with monkeys or birds on them, woven with light green, white and pink silk and gold thread. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

15.482a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles