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Piece of damask

Green satin ground on which is woven with green silk a design of an ogival frame-work crossed by stems bearing leaves. Enclosed in the ogival form is a vase containing a symmetrical bunch of conventional flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

93.595

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles