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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 8.8 cm (7 1/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.643

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of violet satin. The design of conventional leaves detailed with blocks and sprays of seed vessels and leaves, is woven with pale pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection