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Piece of damask

The ground is of dark red satin. The design of stripes of undulating acanthus leaves and large conventional flowers, is woven with a natural linen thread wound with salmon pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian,

Accession Number

93.556

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles