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Piece of damask

The ground is of gray blue satin. The design of scale-forms enxlosing a seed vessel and two leaves arranged symmetrically, is woven with greenish yellow silk and gray blue.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.650

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles