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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 x 5 in. (17.8 x 12.7 cm)

Accession Number

93.386

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground; the design of short lines placed obliquely, so as to give the effect of a zig-zag line with crown-like forms above and below is of violet cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection