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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
16th?–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 20.3 x 25.7 cm (8 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.283

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bright red silk. The design of conventional flowers and leaves separated by oblong blocks arranged obliquely is distinguished from the ground by the difference in the weave. Similar in design to 93.656.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection