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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
16th(?)–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 3/8 x 26 3/4 in. (36.5 x 68 cm)

Accession Number

93.572

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground on which is woven with pinkish red silk a design of pairs of birds and bunches of symmetrical conventional flower forms. Across the bottom is a piece of red and yellow fringe.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection