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Piece of damask

Green satin ground on which is woven with green silk a design of large leaf-like forms enclosing conventional plant forms. Stained and pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Design of the 15th century, workmanship probably 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.530

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles