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Panel of damask

Damask weave in medium blue silk. Symmetrical pattern of large conventionalized urns with floral arrangements and interlacings, and large palmettes in octagons with concave sides. Selvedge on both sides of four cords and three stripes. Stained, holes. Hemmed at one end.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

49.315

Medium or Technique

Silk; Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles