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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 3 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (8.9 x 19.1 cm)

Accession Number

93.394

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of light brown silk; the design of zig-zag lines and hooked forms is of violet cut and uncut velvet detailed with yellowish green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection