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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (20 x 11.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.365

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground; the design of irregular lines enclosing diamonds is of violet cut and uncut velvet and wite silk woven as in brocade.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection