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Piece of damask

The ground is of red satin. The design which consists of palmette-like leaves and curving leaves or stems, arranged horizontally and of various sized brown spots, is woven with blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th?–17th century

Accession Number

93.698

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles