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Piece of damask

Violet satin ground. The design of long, scrolling stems and leaves, and conventional flowers with checked centers, is woven with green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

98.139

Medium or Technique

Silk; Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles