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Piece of damask

Green satin ground on which is woven with green silk a design of an ogival frame-work composed of stems detailed with squares, joined with crowns. Filling each ogee is a spot composed of irregular forms. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.534

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles