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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 29 1/2 x 9 1/16 in. (75 x 23 cm)

Accession Number

96.597

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of light golden-brown satin. The design, which is woven with light dull green silk, consists of an ogival framework made up of checked bands and enclosing conventional, symmetrical arrangements of flowers and leaves.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection