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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 1/16 x 4 15/16 in. (23 x 12.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.548

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground. The design, which is woven with red silk of the same shade consists of sprays of conventional flowers and leaves placed close together. Like 93.284 (T.1171), but slightly different in scale.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection