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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

20.5 x 45 cm (8 1/16 x 17 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .45 x .205

Accession Number

93.415

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Violet cut velvet ground; the design of sprays of very conventional flowers, set obliquely, and diamonds, is of violet uncut velvet and white satin. Edged with fringe when given.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection