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Piece of velvet

Possibly Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (14 x 19 cm)

Accession Number

96.82

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red pressed velvet; the design consists of rampant lions, spread eagles surmounted by crowns and flowers and leaves.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection