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Piece of damask

Pinkish red silk ground on which is woven with yellow silk a design of an ogival frame-work composed of stems and leaves enclosing a symmetrical bunch of conventional leaves and flowers(?).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

93.829

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles