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Piece of dark red silk damask with symmetrical, conventionalized staggered repeat of urn bearing three blossoms framed by curling acanthus leaves with pomegranates at interspaces.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Italian, About 1600

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 87 x 58 cm (34 1/4 x 22 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.688

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles