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Damask fragment

The ground is of black wool, the design of a delicate ogee in which is a symmetrical arrangement of birds, flowers and leaves, is woven with whiet linen. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur Sambon of Paris

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

14.522

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles