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Piece of damask

The ground is of faded pink wool. The all-over design, consisting of quatrefoils joined with two bands and symmetrical, conventional forms, is woven with white linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.483

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles