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Piece of velvet

Possibly Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 6 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. (15.5 x 9.5 cm)

Accession Number

95.1031

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground; the small all-over design of inter-locking branches, with two conventional flowers in profile on the end of each branch is of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige