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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 18 5/16 in. (68 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

96.608

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of white satin. The design of sprays of flowers, seed vessels and leaves, placed close together, is woven with white silk. On one edge is a red and white selvedge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection