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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
Possibly 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 20 11/16 x 9 13/16 in. (52.5 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

93.313

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of blue gray satin. The design of symmetrically arranged conventional floral forms, is woven with yellow silk. Each branch of leaves or flowers frows from a short piece of thick stem. Similar in design to 97.587 (T.3736).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection