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Piece of damask

Ground: green satin. Design: plant forms, enclosed in an ogee frame of foliage bound by crowns of fine corded green silk. One side faded. Edged with gold gimp.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

28.119

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles