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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 x 6 in. (20.3 x 15.2 cm)

Accession Number

93.435

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Salmon pink silk ground; the design, an ogival frame-work enclosing vine-like forms, is of violet cut and uncut velvet and yellow silk woven as in brocade.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection