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Damask fragment

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

25 x 24 cm (9 13/16 x 9 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .24 x .25

Accession Number

14.522

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of black wool, the design of a delicate ogee in which is a symmetrical arrangement of birds, flowers and leaves, is woven with whiet linen. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur Sambon of Paris