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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 3 15/16 x 18 5/16 in. (10 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

95.1030

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red uncut velvet; the design of rosettes framed by S-like forms and dots is of red cut velvet. The design is like that of 93.364.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige