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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 17 5/16 x 4 5/16 in. (44 x 11 cm)

Accession Number

93.492

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep yellow silk ground; the design of zig-zag lines separated by rows of leaves, is of dull violet cut and uncut velvet. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection