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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/8 x 6 1/2 in. (6 x 16.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.383

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of deep yellow silk; the design of separate conventional leaves and oblongs is of blue cut and uncut velvet. The design of this piece is like 93.360.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection