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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

a: Overall: 58.4 x 34.9 cm (23 x 13 3/4 in.) b: Overall: 57.8 x 31.1 cm (22 3/4 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

04.1618

Medium or Technique

Silk; Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red silk ground on which is woven with red silk a design of stems bearing heart-shaped leaves, crowns and large conventional bud forms; the design and color are the same as the Doges’ robes in Museo Civico, Venice. Similar in design to 96.547 and 96.596.

Credit Line

Gift of Mabel Priscilla Cook