Piece of velvet
Height x width: 18 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. (47 x 24.8 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Red satin ground; on this is a design of large leaf-like forms and stems of red velvet detailed by groups of fruit and flowers woven with gold thread. The gold thread is made by winding yellow silk with narrow strips of silver gilt. Pieced.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection