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Piece of damask

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Greenish satin ground on which is woven with yellow silk a design of crowned lions, birds, and medallions filled with masks.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Spanish, 16th(?)–17th century

Dimensions

35 x 18 cm (13 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1641

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles