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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/2 x 10 5/8 in. (14 x 27 cm)

Accession Number

93.384

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of violet uncut velvet; the design of sprays of leaves, and flowers is of violet cut velvet and silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection