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Piece of velvet

19th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/8 x 5 5/16 in. (6 x 13.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.467

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pale yellow cotton ground separated into octagons by a frame-work of red cut and uncut velvet. In the middle of each octagon is a rosette-like form of the same material. Made to imitate 16th-17th cent. velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection