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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 11/16 x 4 5/16 in. (14.5 x 11 cm)

Accession Number

93.442

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground; on this is a conventional all-over design of stems enclosing leaves of dark red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection