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Piece of damask

Red satin ground, with the design of lions and conventional flowers woven with gray silk. Similar to 93.259 and 93.360 in design, but not in color. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.261

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles