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Piece of velvet

Italian?
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 9 13/16 in. (68 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

96.74

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pressed velvet; violet, faded to greenish-gray; the design consists of hearts pierced by arrows, and surrounded by leaves and flames. Pieced and much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection