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Piece of velvet

Italian(?)
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 6 7/8 x 8 11/16 in. (17.5 x 22 cm)

Accession Number

93.371

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground; the designof rampant lions, birds, and sprays of flowers is of reddish violet cut and uncut velvet, overshot in places with yellow, bright blue, and faded pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection