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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 29 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (75 x 22.3 cm) Height x width (b): 29 1/2 x 9 7/16 in. (75 x 24 cm)

Accession Number

96.521a-b

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of green satin. The design of sprays bearing heart-shaped and dentated leaves, seed vessels and open flowers, is woven with the same shade of green silk as the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection