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Piece of damask

Salmon-pink silk ground on which is woven, with white silk and narrow strips of silver, a close design of twisting stems bearing conventional flowers and leaves. Much worn and faded.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

93.601

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles