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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 15/16 x 7 7/8 in. (12.5 x 20 cm)

Accession Number

93.408

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black uncut velvet ground; the design of leaves and buds, short bars turned at the ends, and edged with diamonds, and Greek crosses is of black uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection