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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 15/16 x 3 9/16 in. (38 x 9 cm)

Accession Number

93.488

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground; the design of stripes consisting of stems with leaves, placed diagonally is of light blue cut and uncut velvet. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection