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Piece of damask

The ground and design are both of deep pink. A white thread is woven into the design giving it a lattice effect. The all-over pattern consists of ogees made up of leaves joined by seed vessels and filled with symmetrical, conventional groups of leaves and flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

98.133

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles