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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
17th century(?)


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 6 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. (17.5 x 14 cm) Height x width (b): 3 15/16 x 5 5/16 in. (10 x 13.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.401a-b

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of much faded pink silk; the interlacing design is of black uncut velvet and white silk woven as in brocade . Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection