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Piece of damask

Red satin ground on which is woven with red silk a design of an ogival frame-work composed of stems, leaves and flowers enclosing a vase-like form filled with a symmetrical bunch of conventional flowers and leaves.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

93.553

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles