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Placido Zuloaga was born in Madrid in 1834 but lived and worked in Eibar in the northern basque province of Gipuzkoa, where he helped pioneer the production of damascene work in Spain during the 19th century. For further reference see J.D. Lavin, catalogue of "The Art and Tradition of the Zuloagas, Spanish Damascene from the Khalili Collection" Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1997.