Fabric

Italian
beginning of 16th century


Dimensions

141 x 29.5 cm (55 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.131

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and design are both of dark red cut-velvet. The design of open-rosette-like flowers, and crowns, is of a longer pile than the background. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection