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Piece of damask

The ground is of much faded pink wool. The design of leaves held by bands, forming ogees which enclose conventional flowers, is woven with natural colored linen. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

96.484

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles