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Piece of velvet

Italian
15th–16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 20 x 6 1/4 in. (50.8 x 15.9 cm)

Accession Number

93.480

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red velvet ground, woven with loops of gold thread; on this is a conventional design of scrolling acanthus-like leaves, buds, and five-petalled flowers. Similar ot 93.479.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection