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Piece of damask

The ground is of pinkish yellow, possibly pink originally. The design of sprays of acorns, rose hips, conventional flowers and long dentated leaves with dotted midrib, is woven with yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.286

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles