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Piece of damask

Red satin ground on which is woven with red silk a design of ogival frame-works composed of stems entwined with leaves and detailed with squares; in the middle of each ogee is a symmetrical conventional plant form.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

93.300a-b

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles