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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th(?)–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (11.4 x 26.7 cm)

Accession Number

95.1029

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of salmon pink silk; the design of scattered flowers is of green cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige