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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 16 1/8 x 3 9/16 in. (41 x 9 cm)

Accession Number

95.1019

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep yellow silk ground; the design of separate buds or seed vessels, set obliquely, is of cut and uncut velvet, of the same color as the ground.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige