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Piece of damask

The ground is of violet satin. The design of conventional leaves detailed with blocks and sprays of seed vessels and leaves, is woven with pale pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.643

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles