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Piece of velvet

Possibly Italian


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/4 x 6 in. (7 x 15.2 cm)

Accession Number

93.465

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design consists of squares of plain silk and squares of velvet. Both squares are deep red, or are so worn that the yellow silk foundation shows through in places.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection