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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th(?)–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 17 3/4 x 15 in. (45.1 x 38.1 cm)

Accession Number

93.436

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bluish violet silk ground, on which is a powder of conventional forms of reddish violet uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection