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Piece of velvet

18th–19th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 21 5/8 x 16 1/8 in. (55 x 41 cm)

Accession Number

95.1016

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and design are both of green cut velvet; the design of peonies, carnations(?) and other flowers is defined by pressing down the pile of the velvet in places. Pieced.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige