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Piece of velvet

Possibly Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 9 1/4 in. (28 x 23.5 cm)

Accession Number

97.537

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red cut and uncut velvet; the close design of flowers and leaves is distinguised from the ground by a narrow outline of cut velvet. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection