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Piece of damask

Ground: red satin. Design: all over conventionalized jar of flowers with ogival frame-work of leaves, woven of fine corded red silk. Patched in one place. Trimmed with red tasseled fringe.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

28.118

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles