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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 11/16 x 2 3/8 in. (19.5 x 6 cm)

Accession Number

93.397

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of violet cut velvet; the design of separate leaves arranged to form an ogee, in the middle of which is a symmetrical conventional plant form of yellow silk, is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color as….

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection