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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
Late 16th(?)–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 15/16 x 18 5/16 in. (68.5 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.770

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground marked off with leaves and fleur-de-lis into diamonds. In each diamond is a symmetrical group of conventional flowers. The design is of yellow silk. Much pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection