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The ground is of red satin. The design of an ogival framework enclosing rampant, crowned lions, birds, seed vessels and rosette-like forms, is woven with yellow silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

possibly Spanish, 16th–17th century

Dimensions

50.1 x 54 cm (19 3/4 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

04.1635

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles