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Piece of damask

Dark red. The design is shown by the contrast of weaves. Only part of the large pompon-like flowers of the design are shown. Much worn. Similar to 93.547.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

98.140

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles