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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 18.4 x 20.2 cm (7 1/4 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.286

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of pinkish yellow, possibly pink originally. The design of sprays of acorns, rose hips, conventional flowers and long dentated leaves with dotted midrib, is woven with yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection