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Furnishing silk (?)

Stylized floral sprays within ogival compartments formed by stylized curling leaves, repeating in dense staggered rows. Incomplete fringe attached. Yellow and red silk yarns. Condition good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian or French, 17th century

Object Place

Italy or France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk damask with silk woven fringe


Textiles and Fashion Arts