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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 11/16 x 10 7/16 in. (14.5 x 26.5 cm)

Accession Number

20.938

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cream white satin ground with a design of rampant lions, birds, and sprays of flowers, woven with reddish violet both cut, and uncut, overshot in places with yellow bright blue and faded pink silk. Similar to 93.371

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection