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Piece of damask

Plum-colored satin ground, with the design of flowers, birds in profile and rampant animals, woven with yellow silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.361a-b

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles