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The leaf and pomegranate design is distinguished from the background by the outline and some of the forms being of green satin.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 15th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall (a): 70.5 x 47cm (27 3/4 x 18 1/2in.) Overall (b): 79.3 x 24.5 cm (31 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.) Overall (c): 87.3 x 21 cm (34 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22.83a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles