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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 18.8 cm (9 7/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.298

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pinkish red satin ground, on which is a design of vases of flowers, sea-horses, cray-fish(?) and insects, woven with white silk. Pieced and much worn. Similar in design but different in color from 93.295 and 97.550.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection