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Piece of velvet

Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 18 5/16 in. (68 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

95.1024

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver gilt on which is a design of broken stripes of waving lines, dots and flowers in two shades of violet cut and uncut velvet. Pieced.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige