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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 7/8 x 8 11/16 in. (20 x 22 cm)

Accession Number

93.650

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of gray blue satin. The design of scale-forms enxlosing a seed vessel and two leaves arranged symmetrically, is woven with greenish yellow silk and gray blue.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection