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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 in. (13 x 13 cm)

Accession Number

97.539

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dull yellow silk ground; the design of stems bearing a leaf, and a seed vessel, and set obliquely, is of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection