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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 13 x 11 5/8 in. (33 x 29.5 cm)

Accession Number

95.1218

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground; the all-over design of hexagons, enclosing conventional flower forms, is of light blue cut and uncut velvet. Pieced and much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection