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Piece of damask

Yellow-green satin ground on which is a design woven with yellow-green of an ogival form of thick and entwined stems bearing acorns and leaves and enclosing a smaller form which surrounds a device of a shield bearing two bars, charged with three fleur-de-lis, and three cinquefoils.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Satin Damask


Textiles and Fashion Arts