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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 25.5 cm (8 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.133

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and design are both of deep pink. A white thread is woven into the design giving it a lattice effect. The all-over pattern consists of ogees made up of leaves joined by seed vessels and filled with symmetrical, conventional groups of leaves and flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection