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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 17 13/16 x 8 1/2 in. (45.2 x 21.6 cm)

Accession Number

96.533

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep violet satin ground, on which is a design of an ogival framework composed of small flowers. In the middle of each ogee is one conventional upright flower and two pendant ones. The design is woven with bright green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection