Piece of velvet

Turkish or Persian
16th(?)–17th century


Dimensions

94.5 x 45 cm (37 3/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.705a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground reddish violet velvet. Design yellow silk with traces of metal. Leaves and buds, forming an ogival framework, enclose a plant of carnations. 04.122 has been joined to 07.705c.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection