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Piece of velvet

19th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 5/16 x 4 15/16 in. (11 x 12.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.464

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

On a yellow cotton ground is a design of red cut and uncut velvet; the piece was evidently made in the style of a 16th-17th cent. velvet, and consists of scattered forms derived from leaves and flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection