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Damask

Blue satin ground on which is woven with blue silk a design of an ogival frame-work composed of stems bearing opposite heart-shaped leaves; in the middle of each ogee is a leaf-like form. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

93.608a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles