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Silk damask piece

One piece made up of several smaller pieces of green silk damask. Design consists of a large floral motif surrounded by swags of leaves and flowers. Faded, slightly worn and soiled.

Credit Line

Bequest of Helen S. Coolidge

Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

63.187

Medium or Technique

Silk; damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles