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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (11.4 x 8.3 cm)

Accession Number

96.72

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cherry-colored silk ground; the design of rows of leaf-like forms placed obliquely, and separated by wide bands is of green cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection