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Piece of damask

Red satin ground. The design, which is woven with red silk of the same shade consists of sprays of conventional flowers and leaves placed close together. Like 93.284 (T.1171), but slightly different in scale.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.548

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles