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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
Design of 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 3 1/8 x 4 3/4 in. (8 x 12 cm) Height x width (b): 4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in. (11 x 12 cm)

Accession Number

93.358a-b

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

On a yellow cotton ground is a design of S-like forms, etc. enclosing diamonds of green cut and uncut velvet. This piece is probably an imitaionof an old piece.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection