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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 3 1/8 in. (28 x 8 cm)

Accession Number

93.438

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red silk ground; the design of short stems, each bearing one trefoil-shaped leaf, and set obliquely, is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color as the ground. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection