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Three pieces of brocade (one piece)

The ground is white silk. On it, woven with silver thread and yellow, green, pink and violet silks is a design of flowers growing from meandering branches.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, 18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk and silver-colored metallic thread brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts