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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 17.3 x 33 cm (6 13/16 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

93.830

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and the design are both of dark red silk. The design consists of conventional flowers and leaves arranged symmetrically and held together by two bars, and of separate curving branches bearing flowers, leaves and acorns. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection