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Piece of damask

The ground is of soft light brown satin. The design of sprays of leaves, springing from an elaborately woven bar, carnations(?) and other flowers, is woven with white silk. Pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

95.1215

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles