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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 6 5/16 x 7 1/16 in. (16 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

93.398

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep yellow silk ground; the design of crowns, conventional plant forms, etc. is of violet cut and uncut velvet. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection