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Piece of damask

Italian
16th?–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 7/8 x 8 1/16 in. (20 x 20.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.698

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red satin. The design which consists of palmette-like leaves and curving leaves or stems, arranged horizontally and of various sized brown spots, is woven with blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection