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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 10 7/16 x 7 1/2 in. (26.5 x 19 cm)

Accession Number

96.586

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of violet satin. The all-over design of stems arranged vertically and bearing conventional leaves and connected by conventional, symmetrical flowers, is woven with brown silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection