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Piece of damask

The ground is of white satin. The design of sprays of flowers, seed vessels and leaves, placed close together, is woven with white silk. On one edge is a red and white selvedge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

96.608

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles