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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 5/8 x 6 1/8 in. (24.5 x 15.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.404

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light brown silk ground; the design of rows of zig-zag lines separating rows of diamonds is of violet cut and uncut velvet of white silk woven as in brocade.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection